Species

Meandrusa lachinus (Fruhstorfer, 1902)

    lachinus Fruhstorfer, 1902

Original Description

Papilio gyas subspec. lachinus Fruhstorfer, 1902

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 3 ST (2 ♂♂, Senchal/Darjeeling, VI.1901; 1 ♀, Sikkim, Lachin Lachong, 1894, ex coll. Oberthür; coll. H. Fruhstorfer)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Senchal bei Darjeeling [...] Lachin Lachong, 8000 à 16000'"
Current country: India

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio gyas subspec. lachinus Fruhstorfer, 1902
Treated as a subspecies of Meandrusa sciron (Leech, 1890) by Devyatkin & Monastyrskii (2003: 79).