Species

Ornithoptera priamus (Linnaeus, 1758)

    sterrensis Parrott, 1990

Original Description

Ornithoptera priamus Linné 1758 ssp. sterrensis Parrott, 1990

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂, III.1988)
Current depository: coll. R. E. Parrott, Port Hope, Ontario

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Mt. Sterren, Irian Jaya, 1.400 - 1.800m, [...] Mt. Sterren is situated in the Weyland Range of Irian Jaya (West New Guinea), Indonesia"
Current country: Indonesia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Ornithoptera priamus Linné 1758 ssp. sterrensis Parrott, 1990