Pyrisitia messalina (Fabricius, 1787)

    bulaea Boisduval, 1836

Original Description

Terias espèce bulaea Boisduval, 1836

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (coll. T. Roger)
Current depository: MNHN, Paris ?; ??

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Sénégal. [...] d'Amérique ?"
Current country: Mexico

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Terias espèce bulaea Boisduval, 1836
Treated as a synonym of Pyrisitia messalina (Fabricius, 1787) by Lamas (2004: 104).


In the original description, the name is attributed to Roger as "Terias Bulaea, Roger.".