Species

Graphium (Graphium) mendana (Godman & Salvin, 1888)

    aureofasciatum Racheli, 1979

Original Description

Graphium mendana ssp. aureofasciatum Racheli, 1979

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 1.VI.1964 (ex pupa), Straatman leg., coll. Nieuwenhuis)
Additional information: "in the collection of the Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie, Leiden, Nederland.", "Male holotype: /Solomon Islands. NW Malaita. Dala. ex pupa 1. vii. 1964. Straatman leg./. Figured in Racheli (1979) pl. 1, f. 3." (Haugum 1988: 332). "type material in RNHL" (Tennent, 2006: 22).
Current depository: RMNH, Leiden

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Solomon Islands, N W, Malaita, Dala"
Current country: Solomon Islands

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Graphium mendana ssp. aureofasciatum Racheli, 1979
Treated as a subspecies of Graphium mendana (Godman & Salvin, 1888) by Tennent (2006: 22).