Species

Luehdorfia japonica Leech, 1889

    japonica Leech, 1889

Original Description

Luehdorfia sp. japonica Leech, 1889

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂♂, ♀♀, Gifu, IV., ex coll Pryer, coll. J. H. Leech; 1 exp., Bungo, native collector leg., coll. J. H. Leech)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "from Yesso and the Kurile Islands [...] at Gifu [...] at Bungo, Isle of Kiushiu"
Current country: Japan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Luehdorfia sp. japonica Leech, 1889
Treated [as "japonica Pryer"] as a species of Luehdorfia by Rothschild (1918:65). Treated as a species of Luehdorfia Crüger, 1878 by Munroe (1961:40), Ackery (1975:93), Hancock (1983:46), Häuser (1993:139), and Fujioka et al. (1997:158).