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Leptidea duponcheli (Staudinger, 1871)

Самец  Leptidea duponcheli


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Pieridae subfamily Dismorphiinae tribe Leptideini genus Leptidea → species Leptidea duponcheli

Species name(s)

Leptidea duponcheli (Staudinger, 1871) = duponcheli (Staudinger, 1871) = majae Alberti, 1969 = lathyri Duponchel (invalid homonym) = Leptidia inornata Nakahara, 1920.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky.

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Spain, Turkey - The European part of France, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: East Caucasian, West Caucasian. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Bulgaria, Greece (mainland), Macedonia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine, France (mainland). [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Lathyrus, Lotus uliginosus. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Leptidea duponcheli


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photo: Dmitriy Pozhogin.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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