Name source
Australian Faunal Directory
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LSID JSON / WMS /RDF

Life Science Identifier (LSID):

urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:0ae97540-61be-44eb-b8e6-be116269959c

LSIDs are persistent, location-independent,resource identifiers for uniquely naming biologically significant resources including species names, concepts, occurrences, genes or proteins, or data objects that encode information about them. To put it simply, LSIDs are a way to identify and locate pieces of biological information on the web.

Data Links

JSON

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WMS

To use WMS services, copy and paste the following GetCapabilities URL into your OGC client (e.g. uDIG, ESRI ArcGIS)
http://biocache.ala.org.au/ws/ogc/ows?q=species:Delias nigrina
For higher taxa, this will give you a hierarchical listing of layers for each taxon.

RDF

To download an RDF/XML document for the concepts and names click here
A JSON view of this information is here here
A html view of this information is here here

Further details

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Species presence
 Recorded In Australia

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    Source: Aus Wild Life

Online resources

Aus Wild Life
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BowerBird
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Citizen Science
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Encyclopedia of Life
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Flickr EOL
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NatureShare
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Species Lists

Museums Field Guide apps species profiles – terrestrial invertebrates
Brief description: Underside of wing is very brightly coloured, although not always visible when they are in flight. Caterpillar dark green with long white hairs.
Description : Adults with bold red markings on hind wing underside; fore wing underside with a bright yellow stripe (often appear much darker underneath when flying). Upper surfaces of wings with black and white colouring. Caterpillar dark green with long white hairs on body. Single wing span. Body size up to 3.5 cm.
Biology : Caterpillars feed in groups on various species of mistletoes found growing on trees. Pupae also occur in webbing on the mistletoes, and adults are often seen flying in the vicinity of mistletoes or in the canopy of trees. Adults will also take nectar from flowers.
Habitat: Coastal forests and urban areas.
Maximum size (cm): 3.5
Diet: Herbivore
Colours: Black, White, Red, Yellow
Distribution: Eastern Australia
Habitat types: Terrestrial
Commercial species: False
Flight Months: March-October
Where seen: Adults are found around tree canopies, or at flowers taking nectar.
When seen: Adults are diurnal.
Author credit: David Britton / Australian Museum

Names and sources

Accepted name Source
Delias nigrina

Common Names

Common name Source
Black Jezebel
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Common Jezabel
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Common Jezabel Butterfly
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Common Jezebel
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Working classification

kingdom
ANIMALIA
phylum
ARTHROPODA
subphylum
HEXAPODA
class
INSECTA
suprageneric
Pterygotes
order
LEPIDOPTERA
zoological_division
DITRYSIA
superfamily
PAPILIONOIDEA
family
PIERIDAE
subfamily
PIERINAE
tribe
Pierini
subtribe
Aporiina
genus
Delias
species
Delias nigrina  Recorded in Australia

Occurrence records

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Name references found in the Biodiversity Heritage Library

Name references found in the TROVE - NLA

Genbank

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