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Appias lyncida Cramer, 1777 – Chocolate Albatross

Subspecies in India:

(1) Appias lyncida latifasciata Moore, 1881 – Sahyadri Chocolate Albatross
(2) Appias lyncida eleonora Boisduval, 1836 – Indo-Chinese Chocolate Albatross
(3) Appias lyncida nicobarica Moore, 1905 – Car Nicobar Chocolate Albatross
(4) Appias lyncida galbana Fruhstorfer, 1910 – South Nicobar Chocolate Albatross

Indian and global distribution:
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. and R. Lovalekar. 2014. Appias lyncida Cramer, 1777 – Chocolate Albatross. In K. Kunte, S. Kalesh & U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.10. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/486/Appias-lyncida
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