Species

Parnassius (Parnassius) apollonius (Eversmann, 1847)

    apollonius Eversmann, 1847

Original Description

Doritis apollonius Eversmann, 1847

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST
Additional information: "Syntype (ZIP): ♀ - handwritten 'Songaria/Funio'; - handwritten 'Apollonius'; - printed 'Coll. Eversmann''" (Tshikolovets, 1993: 10). "Plate XXXVIII [...] Fig. 2 (♀), Syntype of 'Doritis apollonius' Eversmann, 1847. 'Songaria / Funio' (ZIRP)" (Tshikolovets, 2000: 352).
Current depository: ZISP, St. Petersburg (1 ♀, syntype)

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "in Songariae montibus"
Current country: Kazakhstan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Doritis apollonius Eversmann, 1847
Treated as a species of Parnassius by Gray (1853: 74). Treated as a species of Parnassius Latreille, 1805 by Kirby (1871: 511). Treated as a species of Parnassius Latr. by Elwes (1886: 18), and Stichel (1907: 27). Treated as a species of Parnassius Fabricius, 1775 (Parnassius Fabricius, 1775) by Munroe (1961: 40). Treated as a species of Parnassius Latreille, 1804 by Ackery (1975: 80), Hancock (1983: 46), Lukhtanov & Lukhtanov (1994: 40), Tuzov et al. (1997: 144), and Tshikolovets (2000: 79), and Tshikolovets (2003: 94). Treated as a species of Parnassius Latreille, 1804 (Parnassius Latreille, 1804) by Häuser (1993: 138).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!