Deramas livens

Deramas livens Distant, ♂, from Rhopalocera Malayana


Taxonavigation: Papilionoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Superclassis: Allotriocarida
Classis: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Poritiinae
Tribus: Poritiini
Genus: Deramas
Species: Deramas livens
Subspecies: D. l. evansi – D. l. livens – D. l. livescens


Deramas livens Distant, 1886

Type locality: Singapore.

Holotype: not located


  • Deramas livens Distant, 1886: 252; Distant, 1882-1886: 451, Pl. 42, fig. 15.
  • Zarona pharygoides de Nicéville, 1890: 208, pl. E, fig. 3, ♂, Johore.
  • Deramas livens livens Eliot, 1964: 243.


  • Distant, W. L., 1886. Contributions to a knowledge of Malayan entomology, Pt. IV. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)17:251-254.
  • Distant, W. L., 1882-1886. Rhopalocera Malayana. 16 + 481 pp., 41 pls. London.
  • Eliot, J. N., 1964. An analysis of the genus Deramas Distant (Lepidoptera: Lycaennidae: Poritiinae) The Entomologist 97:242-247, 6 text figs.
  • de Nicéville, L., 1890. On new and little-known butterflies from the Indian Region with descriptions of three new genera of Hesperidae J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 5(3):199-225, pls D, E.
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