Species

Appias leis (H

    agave Felder & Felder, 1862

Original Description

Pieris species agave Felder & Felder, 1862

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, C. Semper leg., coll. C. & R. Felder, coll. C. Semper)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?; SMFM, Frankfurt/Main ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Luzon"
Current country: Philippines

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris species agave Felder & Felder, 1862
Treated as a subspecies of Appias (Appias) leis (Hübner, 1832) by Bridges (1988: II.4).

Remarks

In the original description, the name is attributed to Boisduval as "Pieris Agave Boisd. in litt.".