Species

Melete lycimnia (Cramer, [1777])

    isandra Boisduval, 1836

Original Description

Pieris Schrank espèce isandra Boisduval, 1836

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (coll. J. Boisduval)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?; MNHN, Paris ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Mexique"
Current country: Mexico

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris Schrank espèce isandra Boisduval, 1836
Treated as a species of Melete Swainson, [1831] by Bridges (1988: ii.49). Treated as a subspecies of Melete lycimnia (Cramer, 1777) by Lamas (2004: 113).