Species

Parnassius (Driopa) mnemosyne (Linnaeus, 1758)

    amanusica Bryk, 1931

Original Description

Parnassius mnemosyne L. subsp. amanusica Bryk, 1931

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 2 ST (1 ♂, 1 ♀, coll. W. Rothschild)
Additional information: "type-specimens [...] in the British Museum (Natural History)", "1 ♂, 1 ♀ syntypes. Amanus Mts., Syria." (Ackery, 1973:9).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Amanus (Alma Dagh) [...] Amanus-Gebirge (Syrien)."
Current country: Turkey

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius mnemosyne L. subsp. amanusica Bryk, 1931

Remarks

Although the paper of the orginal description was co-authored by Bryk and Eisner, only Bryk is indicated as the author of this taxon.