Species

Colias alta Staudinger, 1886

    alta Staudinger, 1886

Original Description

Colias Hyale L. var. alta Staudinger, 1886

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂♂, ♀♀, VI., Haberhauer & Mauer leg., coll. O. Staudinger)
Current depository: MFNB, Berlin

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "aus dem Alai-Gebirge [...] in einer bedeutenden Höhe"
Current country: Kyrgyzstan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Colias Hyale L. var. alta Staudinger, 1886
Treated as a species of Colias Fabricius, [1807] by Reissinger (1989: 202), Tshikolovets (2003: 43), Tshikolovets (2005: 39), and Grieshuber & Lamas (2007: 136).