Species

Pieris rapae (Linnaeus, 1758)

    crucivora Boisduval, 1836

Original Description

Pieris Schrank Brassciae Linn. Variété crucivora Boisduval, 1836

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, coll. J. Boisduval)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?; MNHN, Paris ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Japon"
Current country: Japan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris Schrank Brassciae Linn. Variété crucivora Boisduval, 1836
Treated as a subspecies of Pieris (Artogeia) rapae (Linnaeus, 1758) by Bridges (1988: II.85).