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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Limenitis - Admirals & Viceroy

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 Limenitidinae - Admirals, Sisters
Tribe Limenitidini - Admirals, Sisters and Sailors
Genus Limenitis - Admirals & Viceroy

Species archippus - Viceroy - Hodges#4523
Subspecies archippus - Viceroy
Subspecies floridensis - Florida Viceroy
Subspecies lahontani - Great Basin Viceroy
Subspecies obsoleta - Southwest Viceroy
Subspecies watsoni - Southeast Viceroy
Species arthemis - White Admiral/Western White Admiral/Red-spotted Purple - Hodges#4522
Subspecies rubrofasciata - Western White Admiral
No Taxon White Admiral - Northeastern segregate near ssp. rubrofasciata
Subspecies arthemis - White Admiral
No Taxon Intergrade between White Admiral & Red-Spotted Purple
Subspecies arizonensis - Arizona Red-spotted Purple
Subspecies astyanax - Red-spotted Purple
Species lorquini - Lorquin's Admiral - Hodges#4525
Species weidemeyerii - Weidemeyer's Admiral - Hodges#4524
No Taxon Aberrants and Interspecific Hybrids