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770370.204206.2Anthocharis thoosa (Scudder, 1878)
Distribution Data for Anthocharis thoosa
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Distribution: NV, ID, UT, CA, AZ, NM, CO, TX but see map for ranges for each state in Insecta Mundi, 0615:5
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Taxonomic Notes: Anthocharis thoosa (Scudder, 1878) is raised from synonymy with Anthocharis sara Lucas, 1852 to full species status and includes as subspecies A. t. inghami, A. t. colorado and A. t. coriande in Stout (2018), Insecta Mundi, 0615: 1–38.
  • Barcode of Life Data System (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
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  • 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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