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77a0450 – 4200.1   Euchloe ochracea (Trybom, 1877)
Distribution Data for Euchloe ochracea
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Synonymy: Anthocharis ochracea Trybom, 1877
Euchloe kusnezovi Korshunov, 1995
Euchloe kamchatkensis Back, 2008
Euchloe ausonia of authors not Hübner, [1804]
Euchloe jakutia of authors not Back, 1991
Euchloe naina of authors not Kozhantchikov, 1923
Taxonomic Notes: Euchloe ochracea (Trybom, 1877) was first reported in North America from the Yukon in Kondla & Pelham (1995) as Euchloe naina. This population is now regarded as E. o. kamchatkensis Back, 2008 in Back (2013), Atalanta (München) 44(14):118.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Kondla, N.G., & J.P. Pelham, 1995. First record of the butterfly Euchloe naina (Lepidoptera: Pieridae) from North America. Canadian Field-Naturalist, 109(2): 259.
  • Pelham, J.P., 2022. A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada. Butterflies of America. website [revised 2 February 2022]
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America

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