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770306.104170.1Papilio rumiko Shiraiwa & Grishin, 2014
Distribution Data for Papilio rumiko
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Synonymy: Heraclides rumiko Shiraiwa & Grishin, 2014
Papilio melanurus Hoffmann, 1940
Taxonomic Notes: Papilio rumiko (Shiraiwa & Grishin, 2014) n. sp. ZooKeys. 468: 85-135. Generic treatment follows Pelham (2016). This species was originally described in the genus Heraclides but this treatment, which follows Tyler et al. (1994) and Lamas (2004), is not universally accepted.
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  • Shiraiwa, K., Q. Cong & N.V. Grishin, 2014. A new Heraclides swallowtail (Lepidoptera, Papilionidae) from North America is recognized by the pattern on its neck. ZooKeys, 468: 85-135.
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