Species

Bhutanitis lidderdalii Atkinson, 1873

    lidderdalii Atikinson, 1873

Original Description

Bhutanitis Atkinson, 1873 sp. lidderdalii Atikinson, 1873

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (1872, R. Lidderdale leg.)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "near Buxa, in the Bhutan Himalayas, at an elevation of 5000 feet"
Current country: Bhutan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Bhutanitis Atkinson, 1873 sp. lidderdalii Atikinson, 1873
Treated as a species of Armandia Blanchard, 1871 by Stichel (1907: 17). Treated as a species of Bhutanitis by Gabriel (1942: 189). Treated [as "lidderdalei"] as a species of Bhutanitis Atkinson, 1873 by Munroe (1961: 40). Treated as a species of Bhutanitis Atkinson, 1873 by Ackery (1975: 94), Hancock (1983: 46), Chou (1992: 49), and Häuser (1993: 139).