Catalog Number: USNM USNMENT781034
Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Entomology
Sex/Stage: Male; Adult
Collector(s): R. Holland
Year Collected: 1983
Locality: 2000' Microwave relay, 60 km S of Hermosillo Son, Sonora, Mexico
Elevation (m): 610
- Holotype: Opler, P. A. 1986. J. Lepid. Soc. 40 (3): 188-190.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Euchloe guaymasensis
Public Records: 0
Specimens with Barcodes: 7
Species With Barcodes: 1
Euchloe guaymasensis is a species of butterfly in the family Pieridae known by the common names Sonoran marble and Sonoran white. It is native to Sonora in Mexico and has been seen once in Arizona in the United States.
This butterfly has a wingspan of 31 to 37 millimeters. The upperside is pale yellow. The forewing has a black tip and a black bar toward the front edge. The underside is marbled with green.
- Euchloe guaymasensis. Invertebrate Abstracts. Arizona Game and Fish Department.
- Opler, P. A. (1986). A new Euchloe (Pieridae) from northwestern Mexico. The Lepidopterists' Society 40(3) 188-90.
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