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Parnassius (Driopa) clodius strohbeeni Sternitzky, 1945

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Parnassius clodius strohbeeni Sternitzky, 1945: 82-83.
Type locality: “Santa Cruz, California” [Santa Cruz County]
Type: Holotype in MCZ

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
Parnassius clodius tr. f. dodgei Gunder, 1932: 123. Type locality: “Santa Cruz Hills, Santa Cruz, California” [Santa Cruz County]. Unavailable infrasubspecific name.

Distribution:

The taxon is restricted to the mountains around Santa Cruz, CA and is believed to be extinct now.

Biology:

The imagines fly in one generation per year in June and early July (Kurz & Kurz 2016).

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Kurz, M. A. & M. E. Kurz 2000–2016. Naturkundliches Informationssystem. – URL: http://www.nkis.info [online 2016.10.18].
Sternitzky, R. F. 1945. A new race of Parnassius clodius Men. Proceedings of the New England Zoölogical Club 23 (6):81-83.

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2016.10.18
not reviewed

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