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Leptidea Billberg, 1820
Leptidea Billberg, 1820; Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 76, TS: Papilio sinapis Linnaeus
Leucophasia Stephens, 1827; Ill. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) 1 (1): 24, TS: Papilio sinapis Linnaeus
Leptidea, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Leptidea, Pieridae Holarcticae [Heiner Ziegler]
Leptidia ; Scudder, 1875, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts Sci. 10 (2) : 204 (missp.)
Leptidea (Dismorphiinae) ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 2

fiLeptidea sinapis (Linnaeus, 1758)
EU, Russia, Syria, Caucasus, S.Siberia - Baikal region. See [About maps] Virnaperhonen Wood White Skogsvitvinge Vitvinge Senfweißling Piéride de la Moutarde Blanca esbelta Wietek gorczycznik
Papilio sinapis Linnaeus, 1758; Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1 : 468, TL: Sweden
?Leptosia sinensis Butler, 1873; Cist. Ent. 1 (7) : 173, TL: Shanghai
= ; [NHM]
Leptidea sinapis, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Leptidea sinapis, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Leptidea sinapis, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Leptidea sinapis, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Leptidea sinapis, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Leptidea sinapis, Extracts from [BRU] by [Ilya Osipov]
Leptidea sinapis, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Leptidea sinapis, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Leptidea sinapis ; [BOW: pl. 4, f. 18]; [BMAT: 101, pl. 32, f. 2-7]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[sinapis-1v.jpg] 500x317 (~54Kb) underside Haldon woods, Devon, UK 21/05/95, Photo © Simon Coombes [sinapis-2v.jpg] 600x630 (~56Kb) underside FINLAND: Ab: Suomusjärvi, 669:31, 25.5.1997, Photo © Markku Savela [sinapis-3v.jpg] 450x449 (~42Kb) underside France, Bretagne (Brittany), Bois De Lorge, 9 July 1997, Photo © Simon Coombes
[sinapis-4l.jpg] 780x500 (~45Kb) larva Finland, Järvenpää 670:39, ex.o 23.07.1977, Photo © Pertti Pakkanen [sinapis-4o.jpg] 650x400 (~15Kb) ova Finland, Järvenpää 670:39, 12.06.1977, Photo © Pertti Pakkanen [sinapis-4p.jpg] 650x437 (~29Kb) pupa Finland, Järvenpää 670:39, ex.o 31.07.1977, Photo © Pertti Pakkanen
[sinapis-5fv.jpg] 1000x803 (~98Kb) underside female Finland, Ka: Virolahti, Virojoki (Elokallio), 13.6.2004 (nectaring on Lychnis alpina), Photo © Markku Savela [sinapis-6m.jpg] 900x602 (~120Kb) male Russia, Kaluga area (35°45'E, 54°23'N), 6.5.2006, Photo © D. Smirnov [sinapis-7v.jpg] 695x540 (~86Kb) underside Russia, Moscow area, 10.6.2010 (36°25'E, 56°00'N), Photo © D. Smirnov
[sinapis.jpg] 500x509 (~21Kb) FINLAND: Kb: Tuupovaara, 694:69, 8.7.1996, Photo © Markku Savela

Larva on Lathyrus pratensis, Vicia cracca [SPRK], Lotus corniculatus [BRU]


Leptidea sinapis sinapis ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 2, pl. 1, f. 1
L. s. pseudodiniensis (Pfeiffer, 1927)

fiLeptidea reali Reissinger, [1990]
SEU, CEU. See [About maps] ?Wietek Reala
Leptidea sinapis reali Reissinger, [1990]; Atalanta 20 (1989): ?
Leptidea reali, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Leptidea reali, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Leptidea reali, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Leptidea reali, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Leptidea reali ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Leptidea duponcheli (Staudinger, 1871)
SEU, Asia Minor, Balkans, Iran. See [About maps] Eastern Wood White
duponcheli (Staudinger, 1871); in Staudinger & Wocke, Cat. Lepid. eur. Faunegeb. (Edn. 2) : 5
majae Alberti, 1969
lathyri Duponchel (invalid homonym)²
Leptidia inornata Nakahara, 1920; Can. Ent. 52 (6) : 137, TL: Sapporo, Hokkaido
Leptidea duponcheli, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Leptidea duponcheli, Extracts from [BRU] by [Ilya Osipov]
Leptidea duponcheli, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Leptidea duponcheli ; [BMAT: 101, pl. 32, f. 8-9]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Onobrychis, Leguminosae [H&R]

Leptidea duponcheli duponcheli ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 2, pl. 1, f. 2
L. d. lorkovici (Pfeiffer, 1932)
Leptidia duponcheli lorkovici Pfeiffer, 1932; in Osthelder & Pfeiffer, Mitt. Münch. Ent. Ges. 22 : 20
L. d. vartiani Gross & Ebert, 1975

Leptidea morsei Fenton, [1882]
CEU - Siberia - Ussuri, Korea, N.China, Japan. See [About maps] Fenton's Wood White Wietek morsei
Leptidea morsei Fenton, [1882]; in Butler & Fenton, Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1881 (4) : 855, TL: "Yesso", [Hokkaido, Japan]
Leptidea morsei, Extracts from [BRU] by [Ilya Osipov]
Leptidea morsei, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Leptidea morsei ; [MRS, 266]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Lathyrus verna [H&R], Vicia cracca, Vicia japonica, V. amoena [MRS]

L. m. major Grund, 1905
[major-1v.jpg] 381x300 (~34Kb) underside A pine forest edge, Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 3rd June 1992, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

L. m. morseides Verity, 1911

Leptidea amurensis Ménétriés, 1859
China, Siberia, Japan. See [About maps] Leptidea amurensis Ménétriés, 1859; Bull. phys-math. Acad. Sci. St. Pétersb. 17 (14) : 213, TL: Amur
Leptidea amurensis, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Leptidea amurensis, Extracts from [BRU] by [Ilya Osipov]
Leptidea amurensis ; [MRS, 266]
[amurensis-1v.jpg] 800x600 (~62Kb) underside Wet sand of the left bank of the Novyi Onon arm of the Onon River 1 km downstream of the village Nozhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 20th July 1997, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [amurensis-2mf.jpg] 800x414 (~68Kb) male female Wet sand of the left bank of the Novyi Onon arm of the Onon River 1 km downstream of the village Nozhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 20th July 1997 (Leptidea amurensis (Menetries, 1859) (a male (fore wings narrower) and female (fore wings broader) of a summer brood: wings closed) and Pyrgus speyeri (Staudinger, 1887) ssp. (a male; wings open)), Photo © Oleg Kosterin

Larva on Hedysarum ussuriense [BRU, Shirozu, Hara, 1969], Lupinus spp., Vicia amoena [MRS]


L. a. emisinapis Verity, 1911
Altai, Sayan, Transbaikalia
L. a. jacutia P. Gorbunov & Korshunov, 1995
Yakutia Leptidea amurensis jacutia, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
L. a. japana Verity, 1911²
Leptidea amurensis Japana ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 2, pl. 1, f. 3

Leptidea gigantea (Leech, 1890)
China. See [About maps] Leucophasia gigantea Leech, 1890; Entomologist 23 : 45, TL: Chang Yang
Leucophasia gigantea f. immacula Leech, 1890; Entomologist 23 : 45
Leptidea gigantea ; [MRS, 266]

Leptidea serrata Lee
Leptidea serrata ; [MRS, 266]


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References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BMAT]
Tennent, 1996; The butterflies of Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia; ISBN 0 906802 05 9
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[BRU]
Tuzov, Bogdanov, Devyatkin, Kaabak, Korolev, Murzin, Samodurov, Tarasov, 1997; Guide to the Butterflies of Russia and adjacent territories; Hesperiidae, Papilionidae, Pieridae, Satyridae; Volume 1
[D. Smirnov]
Russia, Moscow; e-mail: D. Smirnov
[H&R]
Higgins, L.G, Riley, N.D, 1970; A Field Guide to the Butterflies of Britain and Europe
[Heiner Ziegler]
Switzerland / Schweiz; www.pieris.ch
[Ilya Osipov]
The insects from former USSR for collectors Web site; e-mail: Ilya Osipov; http://www.osipov.org/insects/
[Kimmo Silvonen]
Espoo, Finland; Kimmo's Lep Site
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[MBE]
Moths and Butteflies of Europe; Paolo Mazzei, Diego Reggianti and Ilaria Pimpinelli; http://www.leps.it/
[MRS]
Chou Io (Ed.); Monographia Rhopalocerum Sinensium, 1-2
[Mario Maier]
Europäische Schmetterlinge; e-mail: Mario Maier
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[NORLEP]
Norges Sommerfugler
[Oleg Kosterin]
Institue of Cytology & Genetics; Siberian Division of Russian Academy of Sciences; Novosibirsk; e-mail: Oleg Kosterin; http://pisum.bionet.nsc.ru/kosterin/
[Pertti Pakkanen]
e-mail: Pertti Pakkanen; Butterfly and moth observations from Finland
[SPRK]
Seppänen, E. J, 1970; Suomen suurperhostoukkien ravintokasvit, Animalia Fennica 14
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)
[SZMN]
Lepidoptera; Siberian Zoological Museum
[Simon Coombes]
1 Park Street, Plymouth, PL3 4BL, UK; 01752 607854; e-mail: Simon Coombes; http://www.butterfly-guide.co.uk
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group
[²]
This may require parentheses or not. I don't have the necessary information for this taxon.


Some related literature:
Billberg, 1820
Enumeratio Insectorum Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 1-138
Butler, 1873
Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera Cist. Ent. 1 (7) : 151-177
Fenton in Butler & Fenton, [1882]
On butterflies from Japan, with which are incorporated notes and descriptions of new species by Montague Fenton Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1881 (4) : 846-856
Leech, 1890
New species of Lepidoptera from China Entomologist 23 : 26-50, 81-83, : 109-114, : 187-192, pl. 1
Linnaeus, 1758
Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Clases, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Symonymis, Locis. Tomis I. 10th Edition Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1 : 1-338, : 339-824
Ménétriés, 1859
Lépidoptères de la Sibérie orientale et en particulier des rives de l'Amour Bull. phys-math. Acad. Sci. St. Pétersb. 17 (14) : 212-221, Mélanges biol. St.-Pétersb. 3 (1): 99-113 (1858)
Nakahara, 1920
New Rhopalocera from the Far East Can. Ent. 52 (6) : 137-138
Pfeiffer in Osthelder & Pfeiffer, 1932
Lepidopteren-Fauna von Marasch in türkisch Nordsyrien Mitt. Münch. Ent. Ges. 22 : 17-32, : 38-51, : 52-73, : 74, : 74-82, : 83-87
Reissinger, [1990]
Checkliste Pierdae Duponchel, 1835 der Westpalearktis (Europa, Nordwestafrica, Kaukasus, Kleinasien) Atalanta 20 (1989): 149-185
Scudder, 1875
Historical Sketch of the Generic Names proposed for Butterflies: A Contribution to Systematic Nomenclature Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts Sci. 10 (2) : 91-293
Staudinger in Staudinger & Wocke, 1871
Catalog der Lepidopteren des europaeischen Faunegebiets (Edn. 2): - Cat. Lepid. eur. Faunegeb. (Edn. 2) : 1-421, : 422-426 (Corrigenda et Addenda)
Stephens, 1827
Illustrations of British Entomology; or, a synopsis of indigenous insects: containing their generic and specific distinctions; with an account of their metamorphoses, times of appearance, localities, food, and economy, as far as practicable Ill. Br. Ent. (Haustellata) 1 (1): 1-56, pl. 1-9 (1827), (2): 57-150, pl. 10-12 (1828)
Winhard, 2000
Pieridae I Butterflies of the world, 10: (1) 40pp, (2) 48pls


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