Species

Parnassius (Tadumia) cephalus Grum-Grshimailo, 1891

    rileyanus Bryk, 1932

Original Description

Lingamius cephalus Gr.-Gr. subsp. rileyanus Bryk, 1932

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♀, 19.IV.1924, Maj. R. W. Hingston)
Additional information: "type-specimens [...] in the British Museum (Natural History)", "Holotype ♀. Tibet, Phuse La. 16,000'. 19.iv.1924. Maj. R. W. Hingston." (Ackery, 1973:23).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Phuse La nahe Rongchar Valley (Tibet), 16000 Fuß"
Current country: China

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Lingamius cephalus Gr.-Gr. subsp. rileyanus Bryk, 1932
Treated as a subspecies of Parnassius (Koramius) cephalus Grum-Grshimailo, 1891 by Weiss (1992:59). Treated as a subspecies of Parnassius cephalus Grum-Grshimailo, 1891 by Rose (2002:36).