Pontia edusa moorei  (Röber, 1907)

Pontia edusa moorei ♂ Up. Pontia edusa moorei ♂ Un. Pontia edusa moorei ♀ Up. Pontia edusa moorei ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Lampang, Thailand.
Pontia edusa moorei ♂ Up. Pontia edusa moorei ♂ Un. Pontia edusa moorei ♀ Up. Pontia edusa moorei ♀ Un.
♀, Lampang, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Leucochloe daplidice moorei Röber, 1907
OD : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 1:49.
TL : Tibet ; Kashmir ; Baluchistan.
Distribution : N.W.India, N.Thailand, Laos, Vietnam,
Tibet, Yunnan.
Pontia edusa moorei map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Pontia daplidice ssp. ; Pinratana,1983 : 13, pl.11, figs.21,♂,♀,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Pontia daplidice moorei ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 144, pl.44, figs.Pi23,♂,♂(Un),♂(Un),♀,♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok; Doi Ang Khang; Mae Chaem)
Pontia edusa moorei ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 160, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Ankaan)
Pontia daplidice moorei ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 144, pl.44, figs.Pi23,♂,♂(Un),♂(Un),♀,♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok; Doi Ang Khang; Mae Chaem)
Pontia daplidice moorei ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2022- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Chiang Mai) (accessed: 2022.10.03)

[ LAOS ]
Pontia daplidice ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 202, pl.32, fig.♀. (Phong Saly)
Pontia edusa moorei ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 42.
Pontia edusa moorei ; Onodera,2022 : pl.62, figs.♂,♂(Un), text:15. (Houaphan)

[ VIETNAM ]
Pontia edusa moorei ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 16. (N: Lao Cai ; Lai Chau ; Ha Giang)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 10♂ 4♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is locally not rare in secondary and montane forest at low to high elevations (Alt. 450 - 1700m). Both sexes visit flowers,


Literature

Röber, J.,1907 : 2. Familie: Pieridae in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 1
45-52. (16.Jul.1907)


Pontia edusa moorei ♂ Pontia edusa moorei ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Pontia edusa moorei ♀ Pontia edusa moorei ♀
♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1996.10.31 - 2022.10.31.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.