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Parnassius hunnyngtoni

Synonyms: Parnassius hannyngtoni antonini; Parnassius hannyngtoni fujisawai; Parnassius hunnyngtoni michael; Tadumia hannyngtoni liliput

Wikipedia Abstract

Parnassius hannyngtoni, the Hannyngton's Apollo, is a high altitude butterfly which is found in India. It is a member of the snow Apollo genus (Parnassius) of the swallowtail family (Papilionidae). Some sources also spell the name as P. hunnygtoni. It is named after Frank Hannyngton who obtained the specimen from the Chumbi Valley.
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