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Catopsilia pyranthe (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  Catopsilia pyranthe


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Pieridae subfamily Coliadinae tribe Coliadini genus Catopsilia → species Catopsilia pyranthe

Species name(s)

Catopsilia pyranthe (Linnaeus, 1758) = Papilio pyranthe Linnaeus, 1758 = Callidryas lactea Butler, 1870 = Catopsilia pythias Waterhouse & Lyell, 1914 = Catopsilia pyranthe pyranthe = Papilio alcyone Cramer, [1775 = Callidryas thisorella Boisduval, 1836.


63—64 mm.

Самец  Catopsilia pyranthe

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 63-64 mm (orig. Text: Exp. Alar. Unc. 2, lin. 7). [170]. Fedor Ovechkin.

Subspecies Catopsilia pyranthe


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Text data: Fedor Ovechkin.

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20.12.2014 20:21, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Wingspan: No formalized data → 63—64 mm.

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