Google
WWW MPG website only

Digital Guide to Moth Identification

Papilionidae
770318.004177Pterourus rutulus (Lucas, 1852)
Distribution Data for Pterourus rutulus
Large Map & Chart Report Errors About Maps
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Papilio rutulus Lucas, 1852
Papilio ammoni Behrens, 1887
Papilio arizonensis Edwards, 1883
Papilio fannyae Gunder, 1927
Papilio hospitonina Boullet & Le Cerf, 1912
Papilio minirutulus Fisher, 2012
Papilio rutulus Boisduval, 1852
Taxonomic Notes: Pterourus rutulus (Lucas, 1852) was formerly placed in the genus Papilio. The name Pterourus was treated as a valid genus in Miller & Brown (1981) and as a synonym of Papilio in the 1983 Hodges Checklist. Subsequent authors, i. e. Tyler et al. (1994), Lamas (2004) and Shiraiwa & Grishin (2014), have retained Pterourus as valid.
References

Moth Photographers Group  at the  Mississippi Entomological Museum  at the  Mississippi State University

Send suggestions, or submit photographs to Webmaster — Moth Photographers Group

Database design and scripting support provided by Mike Boone