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Mimathyma ambica

species of insect

Mimathyma ambica, the Indian purple emperor, is a species of nymphalid butterfly found in Asia.[1]

Indian purple emperor
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Mimathyma
Species:
M. ambica
Binomial name
Mimathyma ambica
(Kollar, 1844)
Synonyms

Apatura ambica

ReferencesEdit

  1. Bingham, C.T. (1905). The Fauna of British India, Including Ceylon and Burma Butterflies. 1 (1st ed.). London: Taylor and Francis, Ltd.