Taxon profile


Pale Clouded Yellow
Colias hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Papilio hyale Linnaeus, 1758

Type taxon of:Colias Fabricius, 1807 (Papilio hyale Linnaeus, 1758), Eurymus Horsfield, 1829 (Papilio hyale Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Colias hyale alta Staudinger, 1886
subspecies Colias hyale hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)

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subspecies Colias hyale novasinensis Reissinger, 1989
subspecies Colias hyale palidis Fruhstorfer, 1910

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Colias hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [440826]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Colias hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Colias hyale (Linnaeus 1758)]
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Colias hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)]
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 hyale (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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