Ornithoptera alexandrae (Rothschild, 1907)

    alexandrae Rothschild, 1907

Original Description

Troides alexandrae Rothschild, 1907

Type specimen(s)

Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Current country: Papua New Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Troides alexandrae Rothschild, 1907
Treated as a species of Ornithoptera Boisduval, 1832 by Munroe (1961: 47), and Parsons (1999: 231). Treated as a species of Troides Hübner, [1819] (Ornithoptera Boisduval, 1832) by Hancock (1983: 47).


Original description not seen / checked!