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Appias albina (Boisduval, 1836) – Common Albatross

Subspecies in India:

(1) Appias albina swinhoei (Moore, [1905]) – Sahyadri Common Albatross
(2) Appias albina darada (C. & R. Felder, [1865]) – Sylhet Common Albatross

  The subspecies darada is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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  The subspecies darada is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. 2019. Appias albina (Boisduval, 1836) – Common Albatross. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.63. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/626/Appias-albina
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