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Delias hyparete (Linnaeus, 1758)

Имаго  Delias hyparete


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

Species name(s)

Delias hyparete (Linnaeus, 1758) = Papilio hyparete Linnaeus, 1758 = Pieris luzonensis Felder & Felder, 1862 = Delias hyparete palawanica Staudinger, 1889 = Delias hyparete mindanaensis Mitis, 1893 = Delias hyparete peirene Fruhstorfer, 1908.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Delias hyparete

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 60-75 mm. UP white with black markings, UnH basal and discal areas yellow, tornal area red with a narrow black border. UP borders of subsp. metaretein both sexes are darker and on the UnH with broader red area than that ofindica. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.


  • Nepal, India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan, S.China, W.Malaysia, Tioman is., Singapore [132]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Helixanthera cylindrica, Loranthus pentandra [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Subspecies Delias hyparete


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Svetlana Shchavelina.

Text data: Vasiliy Feoktistov, Svetlana Shchavelina.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.



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17.06.2017 9:22, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Indo-Malayan.

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