Species

Colias aurorina Herrich-Sch

    heldreichi Staudinger, 1862

Original Description

Colias Art heldreichi Staudinger, 1862

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (13 ♂♂, 7 ♀♀, T. J. Krüper leg., coll. O. Staudinger)
Current depository: MFNB, Berlin

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "im Norden Griechenlands auf dem Veluchi-Gebirge in einer Höhe von 7-8000'"
Current country: Greece

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Colias Art heldreichi Staudinger, 1862
Synonymized with Colias edusa F. by Werneburg (1865: 275, 278). Synonymized with Colias libanotica by Staudinger (1865: 48). Treated as a subspecies of Colias aurorina by Blom (1979: 10). Treated as a subspecies of Colias libanotica Lederer, 1858 by Verhulst (2000: 56). Treated as a subspecies of Colias aurorina Herrich-Schäffer, 1850 by Grieshuber & Lamas (2007: 136).