Taxon profile


Eastern Pale Clouded Yellow
Colias erate (Esper, 1805)

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

Scientific synonyms

Papilio erate Esper, 1805 o


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subspecies Colias erate amdensis Verity, 1911
subspecies Colias erate erate (Esper, 1805)

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subspecies Colias erate formosana Shirôzu, 1955
subspecies Colias erate lativitta Moore, 1882
subspecies Colias erate naukratis Fruhstorfer, 1909
subspecies Colias erate nilagiriensis C. Felder & R. Felder, 1859
subspecies Colias erate poliographus Motschulsky, 1860
subspecies Colias erate sinensis Verity, 1911
subspecies Colias erate tomarias Bryk, 1942

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Colias erate (Esper, 1805)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [440815]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Colias erate (Esper, 1805)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Colias erate (Esper 1805)]
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Colias erate (Esper, 1805)]
EN Jakšić P., Nahirnić A., Petrović S. (2013): Compendium of Serbian Butterflies with Vernacular Names, Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, 6: 75-88 [as Colias erate (Esper, 1805)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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