Taxon profile


suphur and orange tip butterflies
Coliadinae Swainson, 1827

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

genus Anteos Hübner, 1819 - angled-sulphur
genus Aphrissa Butler, 1873
genus Catopsilia Hübner, 1819 - emigrants
genus Colias Fabricius, 1807
genus Dercas Doubleday, 1847
genus Eurema Hübner, 1819 - grass yellows
genus Gandaca Moore, 1906
genus Gonepteryx Leach, 1815
genus Kricogonia Reakirt, 1863
genus Leucidia Doubleday, 1847
genus Nathalis Boisduval, 1836
genus Phoebis Hübner, 1819
genus Prestonia Schaus, 1920
genus Zerene Hübner, 1819

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [13b916ff-73de-45df-b2d3-6b03cddf7849]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Coliadinae]
Data retrieved on: 20 February 2014

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