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Species Anteos clorinde - White Angled-Sulphur - Hodges#4226

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Pieridae (Whites, Sulphurs, Yellows)
Subfamily Coliadinae (Sulphurs and Yellows)
Genus Anteos
Species clorinde (White Angled-Sulphur - Hodges#4226)
Hodges Number
4226
Explanation of Names
Anteos clorinde (Godart, [1824])
Size
80-90 mm Wingspan(1)
Identification
White with irregular yellow spot in the middle of the margin of the front wing.(1)
Range
SW USA (strays), S TX to Argentina, Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola - Map (MPG, BOA)
Food
Larvae feed on Cassia spectabilis.(1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Simon & Schuster's Guide to Insects
Dr. Ross H. Arnett, Dr. Richard L. Jacques. 1981. Fireside.