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Dismorphia amphione, the tiger mimic white or tiger pierid, is a species of butterfly of the family Pieridae. It is found from Mexico and the Caribbean down to Brazil and Bolivia.The wingspan is about 77 mm. It is an extremely variable species. Todays stamp from Grenada shows the subspecies Dismorphia amphione astynomides, that was first found by Röber in 1909.