What are Alcides?

  • (noun): (classical mythology) a hero noted for his strength; performed 12 immense labors to gain immortality.
    Synonyms: Hercules, Heracles, Herakles


Alcides is a genus of uraniid moths from northern Australia, New Guinea, and other islands in the region. They are diurnal and strongly marked with iridescent colours.

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Alvis Pelides - Variants (projected) - Alcides and Alcides Major
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Alcides - List of Species
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