Species

Ornithoptera priamus (Linnaeus, 1758)

    brunneus Rothschild, 1895

Original Description

Troides Hübner, 1816 priamus Linné, 1758 poseidon Doubleday, 1847 ab. brunneus Rothschild, 1895
Unavailable name: infrasubspecific name

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♀♀, A. S. Meek leg., coll. W. Rothschild)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "on Fergusson Island, D'Entrecasteaux Islands"
Current country: Papua New Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Troides Hübner, 1816 priamus Linné, 1758 poseidon Doubleday, 1847 ab. brunneus Rothschild, 1895