Name

Belenois calypso (Drury, 1773)

    ratidengi Suffert, 1904

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Original Description

Pieris dentigera subsp. ratidengi Suffert, 1904

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 5 ST (♂♂, coll. J. N. Ertl)
Current depository: ZSSM, Munich (2 ♂♂, syntypes)

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Nyangao, westlich von Lindi, Deutsch-Ost-Africa"
Current country: Tanzania

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris dentigera subsp. ratidengi Suffert, 1904
Treated as a synonym of Belenois calypso welwitschii Rogenhofer, 1890 by Ackery et al. (1995: 200).