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Parnassius (Driopa) clodius clodius Ménétries, 1855

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Parnassius clodius Ménétriés, 1855: 73.
Type locality: “Californie”. defined as “Marin county...Bear Valley” by J. Shepard and S. Shepard (Warren et al. 2012)
Type: Holotype : California, leg. Wosnesensky., in coll. ZIN ?

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Parnassius clodius ab. castus Bryk, 1913: 2-3. Type locality: Not stated. Unavailable infrasubspecific name.


The typical subspecies is distributed in California (Warren et al. 2012)

Worth knowing:


Ménétriés, E. 1855-1863. Enumeratio corporum animalium Musei imperialis Academiae scientiarum Petropolitanae: Classis insectorum, ordo lepidopterorum.
Warren, A. D., K. J. Davis, N. V. Grishin, J. P. Pelham, E. M. Stangeland. 2012. Interactive Listing of American Butterflies. [30-XII-12] URL: http://www.butterfliesofamerica.com/ [online 2016.10.19].

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2016.10.19
not reviewed