Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods) ➔ Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods) ➔ Class Insecta (Insects) ➔ Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and moths) ➔ Family Nymphalidae (Brush-footed butterflies)

Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)

Tagpfauenauge Peacock Butterfly

Synonyms:

Papilio io Linnaeus, 1758 [original combination] | Inachis io (Linnaeus, 1758) | Nymphalis io (Linnaeus, 1758) | Vanessa io (Linnaeus, 1758) | Aglais ioides (Ochsenheimer, 1807) | Aglais sardoa (Staudinger, 1871) | Aglais exoculata (Weymer, 1878) | Aglais dyophtalmica (Garbini, 1883) | Aglais veronensis (Garbini, 1883) | Aglais belisaria (Oberthür, 1889) | Aglais fischeri (Standfuss, 1892) | Aglais calorefacta (Urech, 1897) | Aglais jocaste (Urech, 1897) | Aglais narses (Schultz, 1899) | Aglais pavo (Stichel, 1902) | Aglais cyanosticta (Raynor, 1903) | Aglais fulva (Oudemans, 1905) |

  • Aglais io  1524
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2007-06-30 12:29:20
    Image number: 1524

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2007-06-30 12:29:20

  • Aglais io  1894
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2005-04-16 12:42:11
    Image number: 1894

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2005-04-16 12:42:11

  • Inachio io  1377
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Inachio io
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2006-07-22 10:41:05
    Image number: 1377

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2006-07-22 10:41:05

  • Aglais io  1719
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz; 2003-07-13 13:28:28
    Image number: 1719

    DE, Chemnitz
    2003-07-13 13:28:28

  • Aglais io  1378
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2006-04-15 12:14:44
    Image number: 1378

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2006-04-15 12:14:44

  • Aglais io  6911
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Hutholz; 2014-04-07 13:44:11
    Image number: 6911

    DE, Chemnitz, Hutholz
    2014-04-07 13:44:11

  • Aglais io  1379
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2006-07-15 12:16:37
    Image number: 1379

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2006-07-15 12:16:37

  • Aglais io  1895
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2005-07-24 14:18:55
    Image number: 1895

    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2005-07-24 14:18:55

  • Aglais io, caterpillars with web  7159
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, caterpillars with web
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-04 16:14:17
    Image number: 7159
    caterpillars with web
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-04 16:14:17

  • Aglais io, caterpillars with web  7160
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, caterpillars with web
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-04 16:14:44
    Image number: 7160
    caterpillars with web
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-04 16:14:44

  • Aglais io, caterpillars  1708
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, caterpillars
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2007-06-10 11:50:38
    Image number: 1708
    caterpillars
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2007-06-10 11:50:38

  • Aglais io, caterpillar  1706
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2007-06-10 11:53:27
    Image number: 1706
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2007-06-10 11:53:27

  • Aglais io, caterpillar  1707
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald; 2007-06-10 11:52:11
    Image number: 1707
    caterpillar
    DE, Chemnitz, Zeisigwald
    2007-06-10 11:52:11

  • Aglais io, caterpillar ready to pupate  7161
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, caterpillar ready to pupate
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-15 11:13:23
    Image number: 7161
    caterpillar ready to pupate
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-15 11:13:23

  • Aglais io, pupation  7162
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupation
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-15 11:20:07
    Image number: 7162
    pupation
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-15 11:20:07

  • Aglais io, pupation  7163
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupation
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-15 11:20:56
    Image number: 7163
    pupation
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-15 11:20:56

  • Aglais io, pupation  7164
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupation
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-15 11:22:12
    Image number: 7164
    pupation
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-15 11:22:12

  • Aglais io, pupae  7165
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupae
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-15 10:04:21
    Image number: 7165
    pupae
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-15 10:04:21

  • Aglais io  7166
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-15 13:13:17
    Image number: 7166

    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-15 13:13:17

  • Aglais io, light pupae  7192
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, light pupae
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-22 11:10:22
    Image number: 7192
    light pupae
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-22 11:10:22

  • Aglais io, pupa after hatching of a tachinid larva   7191
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupa after hatching of a tachinid larva
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-22 11:26:16
    Image number: 7191
    pupa after hatching of a tachinid larva
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-22 11:26:16

  • Aglais io, dark pupa  7167
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, dark pupa
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-16 17:14:12
    Image number: 7167
    dark pupa
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-16 17:14:12

  • Aglais io, dark pupa  7168
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, dark pupa
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-17 15:26:46
    Image number: 7168
    dark pupa
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-17 15:26:46

  • Aglais io, dark pupa  7169
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, dark pupa
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-17 15:27:28
    Image number: 7169
    dark pupa
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-17 15:27:28

  • Aglais io, pupa immediately before butterfly slip  7203
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupa immediately before butterfly slip
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-24 12:24:08
    Image number: 7203
    pupa immediately before butterfly slip
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-24 12:24:08

  • Aglais io, pupa immediately before butterfly slip  7204
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, pupa immediately before butterfly slip
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-24 12:27:51
    Image number: 7204
    pupa immediately before butterfly slip
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-24 12:27:51

  • Aglais io, freshly hatched  7205
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, freshly hatched
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-24 12:33:40
    Image number: 7205
    freshly hatched
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-24 12:33:40

  • Aglais io, freshly hatched  7206
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, freshly hatched
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-24 12:33:53
    Image number: 7206
    freshly hatched
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-24 12:33:53

  • Aglais io  7208
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-24 10:03:44
    Image number: 7208

    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-24 10:03:44

  • Aglais io  7209
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-26 13:56:00
    Image number: 7209

    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-26 13:56:00

  • Aglais io  7210
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-26 13:52:11
    Image number: 7210

    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-26 13:52:11

  • Aglais io, exuvia  7207
    Aglais io (Linnaeus, 1758)  Tagpfauenauge  Peacock Butterfly 
    Aglais io, exuvia
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark; 2015-09-25 11:15:52
    Image number: 7207
    exuvia
    DE, Chemnitz, Stadtpark
    2015-09-25 11:15:52


Further vernacular names:
European Peacock
Classification:
Aglais io belongs to the subfamily Nymphalinae, tribe Nymphalini.

References, further reading, links:
  1. Bestimmungshilfe des Lepiforums