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Zegris Boisduval, [1836]
Zegris Boisduval, [1836]; Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 1 : 552, TS: Papilio eupheme Esper
Zegris Rambur, [1837]; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 5: 581, TS: Papilio eupheme Esper
Microzegris Alphéraky, 1913; in Oberthür, Étud. Lépid. Comp. 7 : 232, TS: Pontia pyrothoe Eversmann
Zegris, Pieridae Holarcticae [Heiner Ziegler]
Zegris (Pierinae) ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 6
Zegris (Anthocharidini) ; [AfrL]

Zegris eupheme (Esper, [1804])
Morocco, Spain, Asia Minor - Iran. See [About maps] Sooty Orange Tip
Papilio eupheme Esper, [1804]; Die Schmett., Suppl. Th 1 (10): 105, pl. 113, f. 2-3, TL: S.Russia
Zegris eupheme, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Zegris eupheme, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Zegris eupheme ; [BRU, 158]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 5, f. 8]; [AfrL]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Sinapis incana [H&R], Raphanus, Sisymbrium polymorphum, Camelina laxa [BRU]

eupheme erothoe Eversmann, 1832
eupheme menestho Ménétriés, 1832
Zegris eupheme menestho ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 6, pl. 5, f. 13
Z. e. dyala Peile, 1921
Iran Zegris eupheme dyala Peile, 1921; Entomologist 54 : 151, TL: Kizil-Robat, L. bank of R. Dyala
Z. e. tigris Riley, 1921
Iran Zegris eupheme tigris Riley, 1921; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 8 (47) : 591, TL: Fathah, R. bank R. Tigris
Z. e. maroccana Bernardi, 1950
Morocco, Spain Zegris eupheme maroccana Bernardi, 1950; Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse 1950: 1-2, 16 (errata), TL: Ifrane (Morocco)
Zegris eupheme meridionalis Lederer, 1852; Verh. zool.-bot. Ver. Wien 2 (Abh.) : 30, TL: Spain
Zegris eupheme maroccana ; [BMAT: 16, pl. 6, f. 30-33]
Zegris eupheme meridionalis ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 6, pl. 4, f. 22
[maroccana-1um.jpg] 600x435 (~29Kb) upperside male Morocco, Ifrane, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [maroccana-2f.jpg] 600x435 (~28Kb) female Morocco, Ifrane, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [maroccana-3v.jpg] 600x435 (~38Kb) underside Morocco, Ifrane, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier

Larva on Isatis tinctoria, Hirschfeldia incana [BMAT]


Z. e. larseni Pittaway, 1986
Zegris eupheme larseni ; [AfrL]

Zegris fausti (Christoph, 1877)
Turkestan, Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan - Pakistan. See [About maps] fausti (Christoph, 1877); Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 12 (3): 231, pl. 5, f. 1-2, TL: Krasnowodsk
Zegris fausti ; [BRU, 158]; [EBW]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 6, pl. 5, f. 14

Larva on Crambe kotschyana, Sisymbrium [BRU]

Z. f. lucullus Wyatt, 1961
Afghanistan Zegris fausti lucullus Wyatt, 1961; J. Lep. Soc. 15 (1): 6, TL: Band-i-Amir, Hazarajat, N of Koh-i-Baba Mts, 95-10,500ft, Afghanistan

The microzegris Alpheraky, 1913 species-group

Zegris pyrothoe (Eversmann, 1832)
SW.Siberia, Turan, Kazakhstan, W.China. See [About maps] Pontia pyrothoe Eversmann, 1832; Nouv. Mém. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 2 : 352, pl. 20, f. 3-4
?Euchloe pyrothoe ab. alpherakyi Avinoff, 1910; Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 39 : 248, pl. 14, f. 3
Microzegris pyrothoe ; [BRU, 159]; [EBW]
Zegris pyrothoe ; [MRS, 265]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 6, pl. 5, f. 15

Zegris zhungelensis Huang & Murayama, 1992
Xinjiang. See [About maps] Zegris zhungelensis Huang & Murayama, 1992; Tyô to Ga 43 (1) : 4, f. 6, TL: Zhungel Basin, 450m
Zegris zhungelensis ; [MRS, 265 (name only)]


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References:
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[AfrL]
Mark C. Williams; Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperoidea; Compiled by Mark C. Williams, 7th ed. (2008) (April 2007); Afrototropical Butterflies; e-mail: Mark C. Williams
[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
[CiNii]
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[ESP]
Heppner, 1981; The dates of E. J. C. Esper's Die Schmetterlinge in Abblidungen... 1776-[1830]; Archives of Natural History (1981) 10 (2): 251-254
[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
[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
[Michel Tarrier]
Michel R. Tarrier; Malaga, Spain; http://www.tarrier.org


Some related literature:
Alphéraky, 1913
Quelques données sur les Races de la Zegris eupheme, Esper [in section "Le Genre Zegris"] in Oberthür, Étud. Lépid. Comp. 7 : 221-234, pl. 194
Avinoff, 1910
[New forms of Rhopalocera from Fergana] (in Russian) Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 39 : 247-250, pl. 14
Boisduval, [1836]
Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptéres. Tome Premier Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 1 : 1-690, pl. 1-24
Christoph, 1877
Sammelergebnisse aus Nordpersion, Krasnowodsk in Turkmenien und dem Daghestan Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 12 (2): 181-192, (3): 197-299, pl. 5-8 (1877)
Esper, [1804]
Die Schmetterlinge in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen. Theil I. Die Tagschmetterlinge. Supplement Theil 1. Abschnitt 1 Die Schmett., Suppl. Th 1 (1-2): 1-8, pl. 94 (1789), (3-4): 9-60, pl. 95-101 (1789), (5-6): 61-68, pl. 102-106 (1794), ([7]): [69-88], pl. [107-109] (1798), (8-9): 89-104, pl. 110-112 (1800), (10): 105-120, pl. 113-116 ([1803-1804])
Eversmann, 1832
Lepidopterorum species nonnullae novae gubernium Orenburgense incolentes Nouv. Mém. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 2 : 347-354
Huang & Murayama, 1992
Butterflies of Xinjiang province, China Tyô to Ga 43 (1) : 1-22
Lederer, 1852
Versuch die europäischen Lepidopteren (einschlissig der ihrem Habitus nach noch zure europäischen Fauna gehörigen Arten Labradors, der asiatischen Türkei un des asiatischen Russlands) in möglichst natürliche Reihenfolge zu stellen, nebst Bemerkungen zu eineg Familien und Arten. Rhopaloceren & Heteroceren Verh. zool.-bot. Ver. Wien 2 (Abh.) : 14-54 (Rhopaloceren), : 65-126 (Heteroceren)
Riley, 1921
Some undescribed Rhopalocera from Mesopotamia and N. W. Persia; and other Notes Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 8 (47) : 590-600
Winhard, 2000
Pieridae I Butterflies of the world, 10: (1) 40pp, (2) 48pls
Wyatt, 1961
Additions to the Rhopalocera of Afghanistan with descriptions of new species and subspecies J. Lep. Soc. 15 (1): 1-18, 3pls


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