Euchloe (Elphinstonia) penia (Freyer, 1851)




Habitat
  • Rocky slopes
  • Scrub on rocky slopes
32 - 36 mm
Eastern Greenish Black-tip
Piéride soufrée des steppes
Białawiec penja
Dođu Elfinstonyasý
Πιερίδα των πετρών
לבנין חורן

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
BrassicaceaeMatthiola fruticulosa
Matthiola tessela

Known subspecies

SpeciesAuthorLocus typicus
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) penia peniaFreyer, 1851
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) penia taleschicusBack & Leestmans, 2001
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) penia thessalicaMezger, 1936

Euchloe (Elphinstonia) penia is a member of the clade Euchloe charlonia

SpeciesAuthor
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) bazaeFabiano, 1993
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) charlonia(Donzel, 1842)
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) lucillaButler, 1886
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) penia(Freyer, 1851)
Euchloe (Elphinstonia) transcaspicaStaudinger, 1891
Distribution
Images
Adult, upperside.

© Özgür Koçak
Turkey, Karaman
Adult, underside.

© Peter Groenendijk
Greece
Adult, underside.

© Bernard Fransen
Greece, Kozani
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