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Papilionidae
770322.004178.2Pterourus victorinus (Doubleday, 1844)
Distribution Data for Pterourus victorinus
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Synonymy: Papilio victorinus Doubleday, 1844
Papilio amphissus Hopffer, 1866
Papilio eritromaculata Beutelspacher, 1976
Papilio helleri Felder & Felder, [1865]
Calaides menatius of authors not Hübner, [1819]
Taxonomic Notes: Pterourus victorinus (Doubleday, 1844) 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
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Species Page at the Butterflies of America

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