Species

Ornithoptera priamus (Linnaeus, 1758)

    gebeensis Parrott, 1985

Original Description

Ornithoptera priamus Linné 1758 ssp. gebeensis Parrott, 1985

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, 1903, J. Waterstradt leg., coll. R. E. Parrott)
Current depository: coll. R. E. Parrott, Port Hope

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Gebe Island, Indonesia"
Current country: Indonesia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Ornithoptera priamus Linné 1758 ssp. gebeensis Parrott, 1985
Treated as a subspecies of Ornithoptera (Ornithoptera) priamus Linné 1758 by Parrott & Deslisle (1989: 398).