Lepidoptera of South Ossetia (Northern Transcaucasia). Part V. Superfamily Papilionoidea Latreille, 1809


species richness

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Streltzov, A. N., Ustjuzhanin, P. Y., Kolesnichenko, K. A., & Yakovlev, R. V. (2024). Lepidoptera of South Ossetia (Northern Transcaucasia). Part V. Superfamily Papilionoidea Latreille, 1809. Acta Biologica Sibirica, 10, 375–381. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.11161306


Seventy seven Papilionoidea species have been indicated for South Ossetia (72 – for the first time for thus territory). For three species listed in the Red Book of South Ossetia (P. apollo, I. podalirius and P. machaon) new localities are given.



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