Danaus (genus)

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Plain Tiger (Danaus chrysippus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Papilionoidea
Family: Nymphalidae
Subfamily: Danainae
Tribe: Danaini
Genus: Danaus
(Kluk, 1780)

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Danaus is a genus of butterflies. Danaus is in the family Nymphalidae. Species in this genus are commonly known as Tigers or Monarchs.

Species[change | change source]

Other websites[change | change source]

Danaus at www.funet.fi