Species

Appias paulina (Cramer, [1777])

    ega Boisduval, 1836

Original Description

Pieris Schrank espèce ega Boisduval, 1836

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂♂, [partim] coll. Serville)
Current depository: MNHN, Paris ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Nouvelle-Hollande"
Current country: Australia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris Schrank espèce ega Boisduval, 1836
Treated as a subspecies ("group") of Appias paulina (Cram.) by Toxopeus (1950: 64). Treated as a subspecies of Appias leis (Hübner, 1832) by Bridges (1988: ii.5). Treated as a synoynm of Appias paulina (Cramer, [1777]) by Edwards (1996: 242).