Species

Parnassius (Driopa) mnemosyne (Linnaeus, 1758)

    minor Rebel & Rogenhofer, 1893

Original Description

Parnassius mnemosyne L. var. minor Rebel & Rogenhofer, 1893

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, VI. Metzger leg.)
Current depository: NHMW, Vienna ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "bei Friesach in Kärnthen, Anfangs Juni bei der Stadt selbst (circa 635 m), später in höheren Lagen (circa 750 m)"
Current country: Austria

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius mnemosyne L. var. minor Rebel & Rogenhofer, 1893
Treated as a subspecies ("Lokalform") of Parnassius mnemosyne L. by Stichel (1907:20).

Remarks

Permanently invalid as a junior primary homonym of Parnassius discobolus minor Staudinger, 1881. The name parvus Stichel, 1907 has been proposed as a objective replacement name.