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Parnassius (Kailasius) acdestis Grum-Grshimailo, 1891

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Parnassius delphius var. acdestis Grum-Grshimailo, 1891: 446.
Type locality: In regione alpina Amdo dicta, in montibus ad Sinin detectus [China: Qinghai, Gansu and Sichuan].
Type: Syntypes: NHM, London (1 syntype); ZISP, St.Petersburg; ZMKU, Kiev (1 , 1 syntypes)

Habit:

P. acdestis lathonius: Tibet P. acdestis fujitai: Tibet P. acdestis irenaephis: China P. acdestis roweii: Tibet
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Distribution:

Following Häuser et al. (2005), the species inhabits Bhutan, China, India and Nepal.

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Grum-Grshimailo, Gr. 1891. Lepidoptera nova in Asia centrali novissime lecta et descripta. Horae Societatis entomologicae Rossicae 25 (3-4): 445-465.
Häuser, C. L., J. Holstein & A. Steiner 2005. The Global Butterfly Information System. http://www.globis.insects-online.de. Last updated 14.04.2011 [online 15 January 2013].

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2011.06.02
Kurz Michael: 2011.10.07
Kurz Michael: 2011.10.12
Kurz Michael: 2013.01.15
Kurz Michael: 2013.02.27
not reviewed

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