Explore the Taxonomic Tree

Explore the Taxonomic Tree


Common Name
brush-footed butterflies
brushfoot butterflies
Brushfooted Butterflies

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

  • To view all branches of a respective taxonomic level, see the Taxa column.
  • To further filter your view of branches that FWS focuses on, see the FWS Focus column.
  • By default, the list view will always show the child branches of the current taxon.

Branches of Nymphalidae

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Subfamily 11
Tribe 23
Subtribe 20
Genus 75
Subgenus 10
Species 233 7
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 634 28
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 1006 35

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Protostomia
Superphylum Ecdysozoa
Phylum Arthropoda
Subphylum Hexapoda
Class Insecta
Subclass Pterygota
Infraclass Neoptera
Superorder Holometabola
Order Lepidoptera
Superfamily Papilionoidea
Family Nymphalidae

Viewing: descendants of Nymphalidae