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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
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Family Nymphalidae - Brush-footed Butterflies

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Papilionoidea - Butterflies and Skippers
Family Nymphalidae - Brush-footed Butterflies

Subfamily Apaturinae - Emperors
Subfamily Biblidinae - Tropical Brushfoots
Subfamily Charaxinae - Leafwings and relatives
Subfamily Cyrestinae - Daggerwings, Map Butterflies
Subfamily Danainae - Milkweed Butterflies & Glasswings
Subfamily Heliconiinae - Heliconians and Fritillaries
Subfamily Libytheinae - Snouts
Subfamily Limenitidinae - Admirals, Sisters
Subfamily Nymphalinae - Crescents, Checkerspots, Anglewings, etc.
Subfamily Satyrinae - Satyrs, Morphos and Owls