Species

Pieris naganum (Moore, 1884)

    cisseis Leech, 1890

Original Description

Pieris sp. cisseis Leech, 1890

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, native collector leg., coll. H. Leech)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Chang-Yang"
Current country: China

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris sp. cisseis Leech, 1890
Treated as a subspecies of Talbotia naganum (Moore, 1884) by Bridges (1988: II.89). Treated as a subspecies of Talbotia nagana (Moore, 1884) by Della Bruna et al. (2004: 78).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!