Definition of Apatura iris. Meaning of Apatura iris. Synonyms of Apatura iris

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Definition of Apatura iris

Apatura iris
Emperor Em"per*or, n. [OF. empereor, empereour, F. empereur, L. imperator, fr. imperare to command; in in + parare to prepare, order. See Parade, and cf. Imperative, Empress.] The sovereign or supreme monarch of an empire; -- a title of dignity superior to that of king; as, the emperor of Germany or of Austria; the emperor or Czar of Russia. Emperor goose (Zo["o]l.), a large and handsome goose (Philacte canagica), found in Alaska. Emperor moth (Zo["o]l.), one of several large and beautiful bombycid moths, with transparent spots on the wings; as the American Cecropia moth (Platysamia cecropia), and the European species (Saturnia pavonia). Emperor paper. See under Paper. Purple emperor (Zo["o]l.), a large, strong British butterfly (Apatura iris).

Meaning of Apatura iris from wikipedia

- Apatura iris, the purple emperor, is a Palearctic butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. Adults have dark brown wings with white bands and spots, and a small...
- Schiffermüller], 1775) – lesser purple emperor Apatura iris (Linnaeus, 1758) – purple emperor Apatura laverna Leech, 1893 Apatura metis Freyer, 1829 – Freyer's purple...
- orange-coloured ocellus, which makes it possible to differentiate the species from Apatura iris. A similar ocellus is present on the hindwing in both species. The reverse...
- purple emperor but this name may also refer to the European butterfly Apatura iris. The color of the wings varies by ****. Males have bright blue or purple...
- the Forest Faeries, whom he marries at the beginning of Faerie Lord. Apatura Iris is the Purple Emperor and the father of Holly, Pyrgus and Comma. He dies...
- insects, including the pupa or chrysalis of the purple emperor butterfly, Apatura iris, the caterpillar larvae of the brimstone moth, Opisthograptis luteolata...
- (Thecla betulae), Duke of Burgundy (Hamearis lucina) and purple emperor (Apatura iris). Roberts, James (1998). Walking in Somerset. Cicerone Press Limited...
- camilla Poplar admiral - Limenitis populi Purple emperor - Apatura iris Lesser purple emperor - Apatura ilia European pea**** - Inachis io Scarce tortoises****...
- apollo, Parn****ius mnemosyne, Euphydryas aurinia, Polyommatus eroides, Apatura iris, Carterocephalus palaemon, Colias caucasica, Erebia rhodopensis, Charissa...
- January 2015. Liz Goodyear and Andrew Middleton (2012). "Purple Emperor (Apatura iris) flight period survey as part of the Hertfordshire Purple Emperor SAP...
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