Definition of Genus apatura

1. Noun. Large Old World butterflies.

Exact synonyms: Apatura
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Family Nymphalidae, Nymphalidae
Member holonyms: Emperor, Emperor Butterfly

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Apatura

genus Anthoceros
genus Anthonomus
genus Anthriscus
genus Anthurium
genus Anthus
genus Anthyllis
genus Antidorcas
genus Antigonia
genus Antilocapra
genus Antilope
genus Antirrhinum
genus Antrodemus
genus Antrozous
genus Aotus
genus Apatosaurus
genus Apatura
genus Aphis
genus Aphriza
genus Aphrophora
genus Aphyllanthes
genus Apios
genus Apis
genus Apium
genus Aplectrum
genus Aplodontia
genus Aplysia
genus Apocynum
genus Apodemus
genus Apogon
genus Aporocactus

Literary usage of Genus apatura

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Entomologist; an Illustrated Journal of General Entomology by Edward Newman, Royal Entomological Society of London (1883)
"The genus Apatura is too well known to detain us long. It is found in most parts of the world ; and although several of the Indian and South American ..."

2. The Canadian Record of Science by Natural History Society of Montreal (1902)
"... a very striking example of this being found in the genus Apatura, us in Apatura Clyton, where the wings of the female are much fuller and more rounded ..."

3. The Canadian Entomologist by Entomological Society of Canada (1951- ), Entomological Society of Ontario (1887)
"I am quite satisfied, and was before Mr. Scudder, that our Hackberry butterflies, celtis, clyton, etc., do not belong to the European genus Apatura, ..."

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