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Pierinae
Kaaliperhoset Whites
Pierinae, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Anthocharinae (Pieridae) ; [NACL, 51]
Pierinae (Pieridae) ; [NACL, 50]; [NL4A, 107]
Tribe Pierini
Pierini (Pierinae) ; [NACL, 50]; [NL4A, 108]
fi Aporia Hübner, [1819] Blackveins — 30 spp.
Mesapia Gray, 1856 — 1 sp.
Baltia Moore, 1878 — 3 spp.
Eucheira Westwood, 1834 — 1 sp.
Neophasia Behr, 1869 — 2 spp.
Archonias Hübner, 1827 — 1 sp.
Charonias Röber, [1908] — 2 spp.
Leodonta Butler, 1870 — 5 spp.
Catasticta Butler, 1870 — 96 spp.
Pereute Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 — 9 spp.
Melete Swainson, 1831 — 6 spp.
Glennia Klots, 1933 — 1 sp.
Sinopieris Huang, 1995 — 6 spp.
fi Pieris Schrank, 1801 Whites — 33 spp.
fi Pontia Fabricius, 1807 — 11 spp.
Leptophobia Butler, 1870 — 17 spp.
Reliquia Ackery, 1975 — 1 sp.
Tatochila Butler, 1870 — 11 spp.
Theochila Field, 1958 — 1 sp.
Hypsochila Ureta, 1955 — 6 spp.
Piercolias Grote, 1903 — 3 spp.
Pierphulia Field, 1958 — 3 spp.
Infraphulia Field, 1958 — 3 spp.
Phulia Herrich-Schäffer, 1867 — 4 spp.
Itaballia Kaye, 1904 — 3 spp.
Pieriballia Klots, 1933 — 1 sp.
Perrhybris Hübner, [1819] — 3 spp.
Ascia Scopoli, 1777 — 1 sp.
Ganyra Billberg, 1820 — 3 spp.
Belenois Hübner, [1819] Caper Whites — 29 spp.
Dixeia Talbot, 1932 — 11 spp.
Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857 — 1 sp.
Mylothris Hübner, [1819] Dotted Borders — 65 spp.
Cepora Billberg, 1820 Gulls — 17 spp.
Ixias Hübner, [1819] Indian Orange Tips — 10 spp.
Delias Hübner, [1819] Jezebels — 238 spp.
Prioneris Wallace, 1867 Sawtooths — 6 spp.
Mathania Oberthür, 1890 — 4 spp.
Elodina C. & R. Felder, [1865] — 27 spp.
Leuciacria Rothschild & Jordan, 1905 — 2 spp.
Subtribe Appiadina
Appiadina (Pierini) ; Yata, Chainey & Vane-Wright, 2010, Syst. Ent. 35 : 764
Appias Hübner, [1819] Puffins and Albatrosses — 42 spp.
Saletara Distant, 1885 — 4 spp.
Aoa de Nicéville, 1898 — 1 sp.
Phrissura Butler, 1870 — 1 sp.
Tribe Anthocharidini
Anthocharinae (Pieridae) ; [NACL, 51]
Anthocharidini (Pierinae) ; [NL4A, 107]
Leptosia Hübner, 1818 — 9 spp.
Eroessa Doubleday, [1847] — 1 sp.
fi Anthocharis Boisduval, Rambur, Duméril & Graslin, 1833 — 15 spp.
Euchloe Hübner, [1819] Little Whites — 26 spp.
Hesperocharis Felder, 1862 — 12 spp.
Zegris Boisduval, [1836] — 4 spp.
Tribe Colotini
Hebomoia Hübner, [1819] — 2 spp.
Colotis Hübner, [1819] Orange Tips Small Orange Tips Arabs — 50 spp.
Calopieris Aurivillius, 1898 — 1 sp.
Eronia Hübner, [1823] — 2 spp.
Nepheronia Butler, 1870 Vagrants — 5 spp.
Pareronia Bingham, 1907 Wanderers — 14 spp.


[sp-1v.jpg] 600x400 (~47Kb) underside India: Subansiri, 2.11.2005, Photo © Kedar Tokekar

The exact identification of this species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.




21.4.2013 (866)

References:
[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[Kedar Tokekar]
India
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[NL4A]
Gerardo Lamas, 2004; Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea


Some related literature:
Yata, Chainey & Vane-Wright, 2010
The Golden and Mariana albatrosses, new species of pierid butterflies, with a review of subgenus Appias (Catophaga) (Lepidoptera) Syst. Ent. 35 : 764-800


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