Species

Eurema (Eurema) salome (Felder & Felder, 1861)

    limoneus Felder & Felder, 1861

Original Description

Terias species limoneus Felder & Felder, 1861

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, Dr. Moritz, presumably coll. C. & R. Felder)
Additional information: "HT should be in BM." (Miller & Brown, 1981: 89).
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Venezuela, in provincia Caracas"
Current country: Venezuela

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Terias species limoneus Felder & Felder, 1861
Treated as a subspecies of Eurema salome (Felder & Felder, 1861) by Miller & Brown (1981: 89), and Lamas (2004: 106).

Remarks

In the original description, the name is attributed to Moritz as "Terias Limoneus Moritz in litt.".