Species

Parnassius (Parnassius) apollo (Linnaeus, 1758)

    nivatus Fruhstorfer, 1906

Original Description

Parnassius apollo subspec. nivatus Fruhstorfer, 1906

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 42 ST (28 ♂♂, 14 ♀♀, V.-VI., H. Fruhstorfer leg., coll. H. Fruhstorfer)
Additional information: "type-specimens [...] in the British Museum (Natural History)", "13 ♂, 7 ♀ syntypes. Neuveville. Juni 1906. H. Fruhstorfer." (Ackery, 1973:20).
Current depository: BMNH, London (13 ♂♂, 7 ♀♀, syntypes)

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Vorberge des Chasseral bei Neuveville [...] Erhebungen von 5-600 m"
Current country: Switzerland

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parnassius apollo subspec. nivatus Fruhstorfer, 1906