Species

Colias erate (Esper, [1805])

    erate Esper, 1805

Original Description

Pap.[ilio] Dan.[aus] cnndidus [sic] erate Esper, 1805

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, coll. von Schreber)
Current depository: ??

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "in der Gegend von Sarepta"
Current country: Russia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pap.[ilio] Dan.[aus] cnndidus [sic] erate Esper, 1805
Treated as a species of Colias Fabricius, 1807 by Lukhtanov & Lukhtanov (1994: 63), and Tuzov et al. (1997: 173), and Tshikolovets (2005: 39). Treated as a species of Colias Fabricius, [1807] by Tshikolovets (2003: 43).

Remarks

Date after Heppner (1982): text and plate 1805. Type-species of Neocolias Berger, 1986 by original designation.