Species

Parnassius (Parnassius) smintheus Doubleday, 1847

    behrii Edwards, 1870

Original Description

Parnassius behrii Edwards, 1870

Type specimen(s)

Status: Neotype
Specimen data: NT
Additional information: "NT in CM, designated by F. M. Brown, Trans. American Ent. Soc., 101: 12 (1975)." (Miller & Brown 1981: 57).
Current depository: CMNH, Pittsburgh

Type locality

Current country: United States

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius behrii Edwards, 1870
Treated as a species of Parnassius Latreille, 1805 by Kirby (1871: 514). Treated as a subspecies of Parnassius phoebus (Fabricius, 1793), by Miller & Brown (1981: 57). Treated as a species of Parnassius by Shepard & Manley (1998: 718), and Hirschfeld & Schäffler (2004: 1).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!