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Papilionidae
770320.004178Pterourus multicaudata (Kirby, 1884)
Distribution Data for Pterourus multicaudata
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Synonymy: Papilio multicaudata Kirby, 1884
Papilio daunus Boisduval, 1836
Papilio ragani Barnes, 1928
Papilio pusillus Austin & Emmel, 1998
Papilio minimulticaudatus Fisher & Scott, 2012
Taxonomic Notes: Pterourus multicaudata (Kirby, 1884) 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 Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist). Subsequent authors, i. e. Tyler et al. (1994), Lamas (2004) and Shiraiwa & Grishin (2014), have retained Pterourus as valid.
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