Species

Parnassius (Driopa) mnemosyne (Linnaeus, 1758)

    bosniacus Rothschild, 1918

Original Description

Parnassius mnemosyne Linnaeus subsp. bosniacus Rothschild, 1918

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 23 ST (16 ♂♂, 7 ♀♀, VI./VII., coll. W. Rothschild)
Additional information: "type-specimens [...] in the British Museum (Natural History)", "16 ♂, 7 ♀ syntypes. Mahnjacageb, Bosn. 1200 m. Mitte Juli" (Ackery, 1973:10).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Mahnjaca Mountains, Bosnia, 1,200 metres = 3,900 ft."
Current country: Bosnia and Herzegovina 

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius mnemosyne Linnaeus subsp. bosniacus Rothschild, 1918