Species

Aporia leucodice (Eversmann, 1843)

    leucodice Eversmann, 1843

Original Description

Pontia species leucodice Eversmann, 1843

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, presumably coll. E. Eversmann)
Current depository: ZISP, St.Petersburg ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "in campis herbidis ad lacum Noor-Saisan"
Current country: Kazakhstan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pontia species leucodice Eversmann, 1843
Treated as a species of Metaporia Butl. by Röber (1907: 42). Treated as a species of Metaporia Butler, 1870 by Lukhtanov & Lukhtanov (1994: 55), and Tshikolovets (2005: 38). Treated as a species of Aporia Hübner, [1819] by Bridges (1988: II.4), and Della Bruna et al. (2004: 20).