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genus

Appias Hübner, 1819

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Pieridae - tip butterflies »  tribus Pierini

Scientific synonyms

Andopodum Scudder, 1875 nec Hübner, 1822
Catophaga Hübner, 1819
Glutophrissa Butler, 1887
Hiposcritia Geyer, 1832
Lade de Nicéville, 1898
Tachyris Wallace, 1867
Trigonia Geyer, 1837
Appius F. M. Brown, 1942 (misspelling) m
Andropodum Scudder, 1875

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Included taxa

Number of records: 35

species Appias ada (Stoll, 1781)
species Appias albina (Boisduval, 1836) - White Albatross
species Appias caeca Corbet, 1941
species Appias cardena (Hewitson, 1861)
species Appias celestina (Boisduval, 1832)

Appias celestina

species Appias drusilla (Cramer, 1777)

Appias drusilla

species Appias epaphia (Cramer, 1779)
species Appias hero (Fabricius, 1793)
species Appias hombroni (Lucas, 1852)
species Appias indra (Moore, 1857) - Striped Albatross
species Appias ithome C. Felder & R. Felder, 1859
species Appias lalage (Doubleday, 1842)
species Appias lalassis Grose-Smith, 1887

Appias lalassis

species Appias lasti (Grose-Smith, 1889)
species Appias leis (Geyer, 1832)
species Appias libythea (Fabricius, 1775) - Striped Albatross

Appias libythea - Striped Albatross

species Appias lyncida (Cramer, 1777) - Chocolate Albatross

Appias lyncida - Chocolate Albatross

species Appias mata Kheil, 1884
species Appias melania (Fabricius, 1775)
species Appias nephele Hewitson, 1861
species Appias nero (Fabricius, 1793) - Orange Albatross

Appias nero - Orange Albatross

species Appias nupta (Fruhstorfer, 1897)
species Appias olferna Swinhoe, 1890

Appias olferna

species Appias pandione (Geyer, 1832)
species Appias paulina (Cramer, 1777) - Yellow Albatross
species Appias perlucens (Butler, 1898)
species Appias phaola (Doubleday, 1847)
species Appias phoebe (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1861)
species Appias placidia (Stoll, 1790)
species Appias punctifera d'Almeida, 1939
species Appias remedios Schroder & Treadaway, 1990
species Appias sabina (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1865)
species Appias sylvia (Fabricius, 1775)

Appias sylvia

species Appias waltraudae Schröder, 1977
species Appias wardii (Moore, 1884)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [d172ccf6-f5d5-4306-8499-e58225f938c3]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversi...], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Appias Hübner, 1819]
Data retrieved on: 21 February 2014

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