Parides

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Parides
Male Parides aeneas
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Suborder: Ditrysia
Infraorder: Rhopalocera
Superfamily: Papilionoidea
Family: Papilionidae
Subfamily: Papilioninae
Tribe: Troidini
Genus: Parides
Hübner, 1819

Parides is a genus of swallowtail butterflies in the family Papilionidae. They are found in North America, Central America, and South America.

Related pages[change | edit source]

References[change | edit source]

  • Gerardo Lamas (edited by) (2004). Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Part4A. Hesperioidea-Papilionoidea. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Gainesville, FL. ISBN 0-945417-28-4
  • Jeffrey Glassberg (2007). A Swift Guide to the Butterflies of Mexico and Central America. Sunstreak Books Inc. ISBN 1424-30915-8