Name

Aporia leucodice (Eversmann, 1843)

    aryana Wyatt & Omoto, 1966

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Original Description

Metaporia leucodice subspecies aryana Wyatt & Omoto, 1966

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 6.VII.1963, C. W. Wyatt & K. Omoto leg.)
Current depository: SMNK, Karlsruhe

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Parian, Panjshir Valley, Hindu-Kush, 2,500 m,"
Current country: Afghanistan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Metaporia leucodice subspecies aryana Wyatt & Omoto, 1966

Remarks

A series of 40 specimens all labelled as paratypes is present In SMNK, Karlsruhe (coll. Wyatt ), but no specimen labelled as holotype! In the typed catalogue to the Wyatt collection that exists in SMNK, a series of 36 specimens of "types" and "cotypes" is listed [C.Häuser, I.2003].