Appias (Catophaga) galba described in Tachyris
Wallace's AlbatrossAndrew V. Z. Brower
IntroductionFormerly viewed as a subspecies of A. nero, this southeast Asian species was elevated to specific status by Yata et al. (2010).
Other Names for Appias (Catophaga) galba described in Tachyris
- Appias nebo
- Tachyris nero hainanensis
- Vernacular Names: Wallace's Albatross
Yata, O., J. E. Chainey and R. I. Vane-Wright. 2010. The golden and Mariana albatrosses, new species of pierid butterflies, with a review of the subgenus Appias (Catophaga) (Lepidoptera). Systematic Entomology 35: 764-800.
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