Species

Ganyra phaloe (Godart, 1819)

    imperator Kirby, 1881

Original Description

Pieris s. imperator Kirby, 1881

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (Buckley leg., coll. H. G. Smith)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Eastern Ecuador [...] River banks, Copataza; also inhabits Bolivia"
Current country: Ecuador

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris s. imperator Kirby, 1881
Treated as a subspecies of Ganyra phaloe (Godart, 1819) by Lamas (2004: 117).