Species

Pontia callidice (H

    kalora Moore, 1865

Original Description

Pieris sp. kalora Moore, 1865

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, A. M. Lang leg.)
Additional information: "L'étude d'une grande série de S. c. kalora du British Museum, N.H. (y compris les "types" de Moore)" (Bernardi, 1966: 231).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Passes over the spurs of the Himalayas which run from Spiti southward to the Sutlej [...] On the next pass, the Runang, about 14,800 feet"
Current country: India

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris sp. kalora Moore, 1865
Treated as a subspecies of Synchloe callidice Esper by Bernardi (1966: 230). Treated as a subspecies of Pontia callidice (Hübner, [1800]) by Della Bruna et al. (2004: 73).