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Nymphalites zeuneri Jarzembowski 1980 (brush-footed butterfly)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Nymphalidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 292628

Full reference: E. A. Jarzembowski. 1980. Fossil Insects from the Bembridge Marls, Palaeogene of the Isle of Wight, Southern England. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Geology) 33(4):237-293

Belongs to Nymphalites according to E. A. Jarzembowski 1980

Sister taxa: Nymphalites atavus, Nymphalites obscurus, Nymphalites scudderi

Type specimen: BMNH I.10384, an exoskeleton


Average measurements (in mm): forewing 13.5 x 4.0, hindwing 9.20 x 4.40