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Taxonomy for Battus polydamas lucianus (Rothschild & Jordan, 1906) (Polydamas Swallowtail)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593949 species
Tree
Order
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 238 families, 26590 genera, 451495 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 204 families, 26304 genera, 450944 species
Tree
Infraorder
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 193 families, 26165 genera, 449660 species
Tree
Division
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 182 families, 26036 genera, 446402 species
Tree
Section
Cossina (Herrich-schäffer, 1856)
 74 families, 16575 genera, 324859 species
Tree
Subsection
Bombyces (Scopoli, 1763)
 65 families, 14702 genera, 297729 species
Tree
Superfamily
Papilionoidea (Latreille, 1802) (True butterflies)
 13 families, 2400 genera, 117414 species
Tree
Family
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) (Swallowtail Butterflies) - Systematics
 81 genera, 9595 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Papilioninae (Latreille, 1802) (Swallowtails)
 40 genera, 7812 species
Tree
Tribe
Troidini (Talbot, 1939) (Birdwings)
 16 genera, 1400 species
Tree
Subtribe
Battina (Munroe & P. Ehrlich, 1960)
 1 genus, 118 species
Tree
Genus
Battus (Scopoli, 1777)
 118 species and subspecies in 30 Species and 1 Subgenus
Tree
Species
polydamas (Linnaeus, 1758) (Polydamas Swallowtail)
 29 subspecies
Tree
Subspecies
lucianus (Rothschild & Jordan, 1906) (Polydamas Swallowtail)Tree
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Battus polydamas lucianus
Common namesPolydamas Swallowtail
AuthorRothschild & Jordan, 1906
Distribution
Continents:

America
Caribbean
Caribbean islands (Antilles (Lesser Antilles (Saint Lucia)))


CountriesSaint Lucia

Battus polydamas lucianus (Polydamas Swallowtail)
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyPapilionoidea
True butterflies, Butterflies
FamilyPapilionidae
Swallowtail Butterflies, Parnassian Butterflies, Parnassians and Swallowtails, Swallowtails, Parnassians, Apollos, Swallowtails and apollos
SubfamilyPapilioninae
Swallowtails
TribeTroidini
Birdwings, Cattlehearts, Aristolochia Swallowtails
SubtribeBattina
GenusBattus
Speciespolydamas
Battus polydamas lucianus
Polydamas Swallowtail
AuthorRothschild & Jordan, 1906

Keywords
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