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Appias nero (Fabricius, 1793)

Имаго  Appias nero


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

Species name(s)

Appias nero (Fabricius, 1793) = Papilio nero Fabricius, 1793 = Pieris thyria Godart, 1819 = Appias (Catophaga) nero = Pieris asterope Felder & Felder, 1862 = Pieris domitia Felder & Felder, 1862 = Pieris zamboanga Felder & Felder, 1862 = Tachyris nero hainanesis Fruhstorfer, 1902.

Primary colors

Orange, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  Appias nero

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 50-70 mm. Male UP orange, veins black, better defined on FW infigulinathan ingalba, the latter unmarked on HW while ends of veins along HW border of the former dark dusting. Female is usually darker reddish-orange, with broader black borders, UN with darker markings at discal areas than in the male. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Subspecies Appias nero


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Text data: Svetlana Shchavelina.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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