Species

Euchloe creusa (Doubleday, 1847)

    creusa Doubleday, 1847

Original Description

Euchloe creusa Doubleday, 1847

Type specimen(s)

Status: Lectotype
Specimen data: LT
Additional information: "Type should be in BM [see Notes 268 and 269]." (Miller & Brown, 1981: 74).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Euchloe creusa Doubleday, 1847
Treated as a species of Euchloe Hübner, [1819] by Miller & Brown (1981: 74). Treated [as "creusa (Doubleday & Hewitson, 1847)"] as a species of Euchloe Hübner, [1819] by Lukhtanov & Lukhtanov (1994: 51).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked! Lectotype designated by Shepard (1984: 42).