Species

Pyrisitia venusta (Boisduval, 1836)

    limbia Felder & Felder, 1861

Original Description

Terias species limbia Felder & Felder, 1861

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, Dr. Moritz, coll. Kaden, coll. C. & R. Felder)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Venezuela, in provincia Caracas"
Current country: Venezuela

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Terias species limbia Felder & Felder, 1861
Treated as a synonym of Pyrisitia venusta venusta (Boisduval, 1836) by Lamas (2004: 105).

Remarks

In the original description, the name is attributed to Hoffmannsegg as "Terias Limbia de Hoffmsegg in litt.".