The Tawny Emperor (Asterocampa clyton) is a species of brush-footed butterfly. It is native to North America, especially the eastern half from Canada to northern Mexico. The upper side is mostly dark brown. The forewing is an orange-brown color with pale orange-yellow spots. The underside is mainly gray-brown with the forewing having some black and pale yellowish markings. The wingspan measures 2 to 2.6 inches. The female lays clusters of green eggs. The larva is green with yellow, white, or greenish stripes.

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  • Asterocampa clyton, es una especie de lepidóptero perteneciente a la familia Nymphalidae. Es originaria de Norteamérica desde el medio este de Canadá hasta el norte de México. (es)
  • Asterocampa clyton est un insecte lépidoptère de la famille des Nymphalidae, de la sous-famille des Apaturinae et du genre Asterocampa. (fr)
  • Asterocampa clyton ist ein Schmetterling (Tagfalter) aus der Familie der Edelfalter (Nymphalidae). (de)
  • Asterocampa clyton is een vlinder uit de familie van de Nymphalidae, onderfamilie Apaturinae. (nl)
  • The Tawny Emperor (Asterocampa clyton) is a species of brush-footed butterfly. It is native to North America, especially the eastern half from Canada to northern Mexico. The upper side is mostly dark brown. The forewing is an orange-brown color with pale orange-yellow spots. The underside is mainly gray-brown with the forewing having some black and pale yellowish markings. The wingspan measures 2 to 2.6 inches. This butterfly may be seen flying near houses, gravel driveways, near water, muddy places, gardens, and woodlands. Its only host plant is hackberry trees. The adult feeds on carrion, plant sap, and dung, and rarely land on flowers. The female lays clusters of green eggs. The larva is green with yellow, white, or greenish stripes. (en)
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  • NE
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  • IUCN3.1
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  • Asterocampa clyton
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  • TE-ventral.jpg
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  • Ventral Wing view
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  • Dorsal view
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  • Asterocampa clyton range map.PNG
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  • A. clyton
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  • Asterocampa clyton, es una especie de lepidóptero perteneciente a la familia Nymphalidae. Es originaria de Norteamérica desde el medio este de Canadá hasta el norte de México. (es)
  • Asterocampa clyton est un insecte lépidoptère de la famille des Nymphalidae, de la sous-famille des Apaturinae et du genre Asterocampa. (fr)
  • Asterocampa clyton ist ein Schmetterling (Tagfalter) aus der Familie der Edelfalter (Nymphalidae). (de)
  • Asterocampa clyton is een vlinder uit de familie van de Nymphalidae, onderfamilie Apaturinae. (nl)
  • The Tawny Emperor (Asterocampa clyton) is a species of brush-footed butterfly. It is native to North America, especially the eastern half from Canada to northern Mexico. The upper side is mostly dark brown. The forewing is an orange-brown color with pale orange-yellow spots. The underside is mainly gray-brown with the forewing having some black and pale yellowish markings. The wingspan measures 2 to 2.6 inches. The female lays clusters of green eggs. The larva is green with yellow, white, or greenish stripes. (en)
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  • Asterocampa clyton (de)
  • Asterocampa clyton (es)
  • Asterocampa clyton (fr)
  • Asterocampa clyton (nl)
  • Asterocampa clyton (en)
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