Species

Parnassius (Driopa) mnemosyne (Linnaeus, 1758)

    mesoleucus Fruhstorfer, 1908

Original Description

Parnassius mnemosyne subspec. mesoleucus Fruhstorfer, 1908

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: >20 ST ( ♂♂, ♀♀, coll. H. Fruhstorfer)
Additional information: "Type aus der Tatra 13 ♂♂ 14 ♀♀;" (Fruhstorfer, 1908: 12). "type-specimens [...] in the British Museum (Natural History)", "4 ♂, 3 ♀ syntypes. 2 ♂, N. Ungarn, Fruhstorfer. 2 ♂, 3 ♀, Nord Ungarn, Fruhstorfer." (Ackery, 1973: 19).
Current depository: BMNH, London (4 ♂♂, 3 ♀♀, syntypes)

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Tatra in Nordungarn [...] von Krain und Agram"
Current country: Hungary

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius mnemosyne subspec. mesoleucus Fruhstorfer, 1908

Remarks

The same name and nominal taxa was simulatenously introduced by Fruhstorfer in another paper published at the same date (18th April, 1908) in Entomologische Zeitschrift (vol. 22 (3): 12).