Species

Parnassius (Driopa) mnemosyne (Linnaeus, 1758)

    vernetanus Fruhstorfer, 1908

Original Description

Parnassius mnemosyne nom. nov. vernetanus Fruhstorfer, 1908

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, coll. Oberthür)
Additional information: "5. Id. ♂ (Vernet-les-Bains, Pyrénées or.) (coll. Obth.)", "6. Id. ♀ (Vernet-les-Bains, Pyrénées or.) (coll. Obth.)" (Verity, 1907: pl. 23, figs. 5-6).
Current depository: BMNH,London ?; MNHN, Paris ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Pyrenées Orientales"
Current country: France

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius mnemosyne nom. nov. vernetanus Fruhstorfer, 1908

Remarks

Proposed as replacement name for Parnassius mnemosyne pyrenaica Verity, 1907, which is invalid as a junior primary homonym of Parnassius apollo pyrenaica Harcourt, 1896.