Gonepteryx amintha (Blanchard, 1871) - Orange Brimstone

Subspecies in India

(1) Gonepteryx amintha thibetana Nekrutenko, 1968 – Himalayan Orange Brimstone
 

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This is an addition to the checklist of butterflies of India, having erroneously been described from SE Tibet, Lalung, Pachakshiri  as the type locality. However, Lalung  is in Mechuka, West Siang, India. More details available at DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o3278.4687-92

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1212
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total1212
Sanjay Sondhi & Purnendu Kumar Roy, 2013.  Sightings of Gonepteryx amintha thibetana Nekrutenko, 1968 (Lepidoptera: Pieridae: Coliadinae) from Arunachal Pradesh, India: an addition to Indian butterfly fauna erroneously placed in southeastern Tibet earlier. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 26  July 2013, Pp. 4687–4692

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Gonepteryx amintha (Blanchard, 1871) – Orange Brimstone. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.06. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/gonepteryx-amintha, accessed 2022/10/02.