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Striped Albatross (female)

Appias libythea

Description:

Striped Albatross is a small butterfly of the Family Pieridae.

Habitat:

Spotted on top of shepherd's needles flower (Bidens alba)

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4 Comments

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 7 years ago

I will look into that Agnes. Thanks!

Hi Noel, you may want to check out our Philippine list - http://pbh-butterflies.yolasite.com/phil.... Appias olferna, treated before as a subspecies of Appias libythea, is the existing species in the Philippines. The ssp particularly occurring in Luzon is Appias olferna peducaea. Regards.

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 7 years ago

Thank you injica!

injica
injica 7 years ago

Lovely spotting!

Noel Buensuceso
Spotted by
Noel Buensuceso

Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Spotted on May 16, 2013
Submitted on May 16, 2013

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