Species

Parnassius (Kailasius) imperator Oberth

    karmapa Weiss & Michel, 1989

Original Description

Parnassius imperator subspecies karmapa Weiss & Michel, 1989

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 1.VIII.1987, J.-C. Weiss leg.)
Current depository: RMNH, Leiden

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Tsurphu, 3900 m, au nord-ouest de Lhassa, Tibet,"
Current country: China

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius imperator subspecies karmapa Weiss & Michel, 1989
Treated as a subspecies of Parnassius (Eukoramius) imperator Oberthür, 1883 by Weiss (1991: 44).