Limenitis archippus


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Noun1.Limenitis archippus - showy American butterfly resembling the monarch but smallerLimenitis archippus - showy American butterfly resembling the monarch but smaller
brush-footed butterfly, four-footed butterfly, nymphalid, nymphalid butterfly - medium to large butterflies found worldwide typically having brightly colored wings and much-reduced nonfunctional forelegs carried folded on the breast
genus Limenitis, Limenitis - mainly dark northern butterflies with white wing bars
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Inter-specific hybridization involving Limenitis archippus and its congeneric species (Nymphalidae).
Danaus filippus berenice and Limenitis archippus floridensis.