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770370.104206.1Anthocharis julia – Edwards, 1872
Distribution Data for Anthocharis julia
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Distribution: AK, BC, AB, WA, ID, MT, WY, SD, CA, NV, UT and CO but see map for ranges for each state in Insecta Mundi, 0615:5
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Taxonomic Notes: Anthocharis julia Edwards, 1872 is raised from synonymy of Anthocharis sara Lucas, 1852 to full species status and includes as subspecies A. j. prestonorum, A. j. browningi, A. j. sulfuris, A. j. stella, A. j. flora and A. j. alaskensis, Insecta Mundi, 0615: 1–38.
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: some specimens may not be sequenced and DNA barcode does not ensure correct identification.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Stout, T.L., 2018. A review of three species-level taxa of the Anthocharis sara complex (Lepidoptera: Pieridae: Pierinae: Anthocharidini). Insecta Mundi, 0615: 1–38.

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