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Appias lalassis Grose-Smith, 1887


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

Species name(s)

Appias lalassis Grose-Smith, 1887 = Pieris indroides Honrath, 1890.

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Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 60-70 mm. FW side-wards pointed and strongly crenulated below apex. Male UP is white with apex heavily black dusting and a black spot at cell-end of FW, HW unmarked; UN is white with obscure markings, a dark spot at end cell of FW and a dot at the end cell of HW. Female with apex of FW much more heavily black dusted and with two white spots inside. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Subspecies Appias lalassis


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