Species

Parnassius (Driopa) orleans Oberth

    lakshmi Mikami, 1998

Original Description

Parnassius orleans Oberthur, 1890 ssp. lakshmi Mikami, 1998

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 13.VI.1989)
Current depository: coll. Y. Nose, Osaka

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Demo La (29° 20' N., 97° 00' E.), 4500-4700m., (Baxoila Ling Mts.) , SE.of Rawu, E.Xizang"
Current country: China

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius orleans Oberthur, 1890 ssp. lakshmi Mikami, 1998

Remarks

The publication date for the journal issue given on the inside back cover is 15th September 1998. As claimed by Sugisawa (1999) in a paper in the journal 'Wallace' (5: 84-86), however, the actual date of publication of the respective issue of 'Notes on Eurasian Insects' was December 1998.