Species

Papilio (Papilio) machaon Linnaeus, 1758

    montanus Alphéraky, 1897

Original Description

Papilio Machaon L. var. montanus Alphéraky, 1897

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (26.VI.1893, N. Potanine & Kachkarow leg.)
Current depository: ZISP, St. Petersburg ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "des environs de Tâ-tsien-loû [...] très haut"
Current country: China

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio Machaon L. var. montanus Alphéraky, 1897

Remarks

Permanently invalid as a junior primary homonym of Papilio montanus Prunner, 1798. The name hieromax Hemming, 1934 has been proposed as an objective replacement name.