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Parnassius phoebus (Fabricius, 1793)

Имаго  Parnassius phoebus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Parnassiinae tribe Parnassiini genus Parnassius → species Parnassius phoebus

Species name(s)

Parnassius phoebus (Fabricius, 1793) = Parnassius delius = Papilio phoebus Fabricius, 1793 = Papilio delius Esper, [1803].

Small Apollo


Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic, Nearctic.

Russia regions

#15. Severo-Uralsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #21. Severo-Yeniseisky; #22. Krasnoyarsky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #26. Predbaikalsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #30. Vostochno-Yakutsky; #31. Yuzhno-Yakutsky; #33. Severo-Okhotomorsky; #34. Kamchatsky; #35. Sredne-Okhotsky; #36. Sredne-Amursky; #38. Sakhalin; #40. Primorsky.

Primary colors

Red, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  Parnassius phoebus

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Parnassius delius. [85]. Peter Khramov.


  • Austria, Germany, Italy, the Soviet Union - the European part of, Switzerland. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of Russia: Eastern Yakutia, Gorno-Altai, Kamchatka, Krasnoyarsk, of Baikal, Pribaikalskiy, Primorye, Sakhalin, the North-Yenisei, North Okhotsk Sea, the North-Ural, Mid-Amur, Average Okhotsk, Mid-Ural, South Yakutia . [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Germany, Italy (mainland), Russia ?, France (mainland), Switzerland. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Saxifraga, Saxifraga aizioides, S. calycina, S. nivalis, Sempervivum montanum, S. tectorum, Sedum, S. album, S. debile, S. lanceolatum, S. obtusatum, S. stenopetalum, S. wrightii, Rhodiola rosea. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Parnassius phoebus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Svyatoslav Knyazev, Mario Maier.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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