Species

Parnassius (Kailasius) imperator Oberth

    venustus Stichel, 1906

Original Description

Parnassius Latreille imperator subsp. venustus Stichel, 1906

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, No. 27762, Funke det.)
Additional information: "Fig. 662. Tadumia imperator venusta (H. Stich.) (♂). (Typus 1/1).", "Typus: ♂ in coll. Zool. Mus. Berlin." (Bryk, 1935: 689).
Current depository: MFNB, Berlin

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Turkestan, Samarkand"
Current country: Uzbekistan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius Latreille imperator subsp. venustus Stichel, 1906
Treated as a subspecies of Tadumia imperator (Oberthür, 1883) by Bryk (1935: 688). Treated [as "venusta"] as a subspecies of Parnassius (Eukoramius) imperator Oberthür, 1883 by Weiss (1991: 44).