Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Marcellina Sulphur
Phoebis marcellina (Cramer, 1777)

Family: Pieridae
Subfamily: Coliadinae
Tribe: Coliadini
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Range: Southwestern United States (strays far North), Southern Texas through Panama, most of South America (source: Butterflies of America).
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: Formerly subspecies of Phoebis sennae. Elevated to full species.
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