Colias lada

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Colias lada
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pieridae
Genus: Colias
Species: C. lada
Binomial name
Colias lada
Grum-Grshimailo, 1891 [1]
Synonyms
  • Colias lada ab. oreas Grum-Grshimailo, 1893

Colias lada is a butterfly in the Pieridae family. It is found in the East Palearctic (Tibet, China).

Description[edit]

Colias lada is deep yolk-colour, with rather narrow black distal margin, the middle spot of the forewing small; female with strongly darkened hindwing, the posterior portion of the distal margin being conspicuously yellow.

Taxonomy[edit]

Accepted as a species by Josef Grieshuber & Gerardo Lamas [2]

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