Dismorphia lysis (Hewitson, 1869)

    lysis Hewitson, 1869

Original Description

Leptalis sp. lysis Hewitson, 1869

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, Buckley leg.)
Additional information: "The male lectotype of lysis was selected by BAUMANN & REISSINGER (1969: 84)" (Lamas, 2004: 30).
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "in Ecuador. [...] St. Ines"
Current country: Ecuador

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Leptalis sp. lysis Hewitson, 1869
Treated as a species of Dismorphia Hübner, 1816 by Lamas (2004: 100).