Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom


  • Title: Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Verbatim longitude: 000 39 21 W
  • Verbatim latitude: 51 47 46 N
  • State province: England
  • Specific epithet: atalanta
  • Scientific name authorship: (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Recorded by: A T Goodson; Goodson
  • Order: Lepidoptera
  • Higher geography: Europe; United Kingdom; England; Hertfordshire; Tring
  • Higher classification: Insecta; Lepidoptera; Papilionoidea; Nymphalidae; Nymphalinae
  • Genus: Vanessa
  • Family: Nymphalidae
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Continent: Europe
  • Class: Insecta

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