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Aporia leucodice (Eversmann, 1843)

Имаго  (Aporia leucodice)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Pieridae subfamily Pierinae tribe Pierini genus Aporia → species Aporia leucodice

Species name(s)

Aporia leucodice (Eversmann, 1843) = Metaporia leucodice = Pontia leucodice Eversmann, 1843 = Aporia leucodyce = Aporia soracta Doubleday, [1847 = Metaporia sorex Grose Smith, 1887 = Metaporia leucodice aryana Wyatt & Omoto, 1966.

Primary colors

Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  (Aporia leucodice)

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Metaporia leucodice. [0]. Evgeny Komarov.


  • Kazakhstan Personal communication. Alexander Belousov.

Larva food plants

  • The caterpillar feeds on barberry (Berberis heteropoda) Personal communication. Alexander Belousov.

Subspecies Aporia leucodice


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Evgeny Komarov.

Text data: Evgeny Komarov, Alexander Belousov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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