Name

Belenois theora (Doubleday, 1846)

    lortzingi Suffert, 1904

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Original Description

Pieris sp. lortzingi Suffert, 1904

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, Stuhlmann)
Current depository: MNHU, Berlin

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Insel Sesse, Deutsch-Ost-Africa"
Current country: Tanzania

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pieris sp. lortzingi Suffert, 1904
Treated as a synonym of Belenois theora laeta (Weymer, 1903) by Ackery et al. (1995: 206).