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77a0825 – 4437   Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Distribution Data for Vanessa atalanta
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Synonymy: Papilio Nymphalis atalanta Linnaeus, 1758
Papilio amiralis Retzius, 1783
Pyrameis rubria Fruhstorfer, 1909
Vanessa edwardsi Grinnell, 1918
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America

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