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Miopieris talboti Zeuner 1942 (butterfly)

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Pieridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 267397

HOLOTYPE

Full reference: F. E. Zeuner. 1942. Two new fossil butterflies of the family Pieridae. The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Eleventh Series 9:409-416

Belongs to Miopieris according to F. E. Zeuner 1942

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH Armbruster leg. 1928, an exoskeleton. Its type locality is Randeck Maar (Armbruster collection), which is in a MN 5 crater lake lime mudstone in the Randeck Maar Formation of Germany.

Ecology:

Average measurements (in mm): forewing 22.0 x 16.0, thorax 5.10 x 3.90