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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Pieridae
Subfamilia: Coliadinae
Genus: Aphrissa
Species: A. boisduvalii – A. fluminensis – A. godartiana – A. neleis – A. orbis – A. schausi – A. statira – A. wallacei
Name

Aphrissa Butler, 1873

Type species: Papilio statira Cramer, 1777
References

Brown, F.M., 1931: A revision of the genus Aphrissa. American Museum novitates 454: 1–14. Full article: [1].
Lamas, G.: 2004: Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Checklist: Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea. Scientific Publishers.
Murillo-Ramos, L., Hernández-Mejía, C. & Llorente-Bousquets, J. 2016. The phylogenetic position of Aphrissa (Lepidoptera: Pieridae: Coliadinae) within its relatives the ancient American Catopsilias. Zootaxa 4147(5): 538–550. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.4147.5.2. Reference page.

Aphrissa is a genus of butterflies in the family Pieridae found in Central and South America.
Species

Listed alphabetically:[1][2]

Aphrissa boisduvalii (C. & R. Felder, 1861) – Boisduval's sulphur (Mexico to Peru)
Aphrissa fluminensis (d'Almeida, 1921) – Rio de Janeiro sulphur (Costa Rica, Brazil, Peru)
Aphrissa godartiana (Swainson, 1821) – Godart's sulphur (Hispaniola, Jamaica)
Aphrissa neleis (Boisduval, 1836) – pink-spot sulphur (Caribbean)
Aphrissa orbis (Poey, 1832) – orbed sulphur, orbis sulphur (Caribbean)
Aphrissa schausi (Avinoff, 1926) – Schaus' sulphur (Mexico, Guatemala)
Aphrissa statira (Cramer, [1777]) – statira sulphur, pale sulphur (Florida to Mexico, Caribbean)
Aphrissa wallacei (C. & R. Felder, 1862) – Wallace's sulphur (Costa Rica to Argentina)

References

Aphrissa, funet.fi
Interactive Listing, Butterflies of America

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