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770313.00 – 4183.1 – Heraclides rogeri (Boisduval, 1836)
Distribution Data for Heraclides rogeri
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Synonymy: Papilio rogeri Boisduval, 1836
Papilio pharnaces Doubleday, 1846
Papilio dissimilis Vázquez, 1957
Papilio paucimaculata Vázquez, 1947
Papilio phanostratus Godman & Salvin, 1890
Papilio polycharmus Godman & Salvin, 1890
Taxonomic Notes: Heraclides rogeri (Boisduval, 1836) was formerly placed in the genus Papilio. The name Heraclides 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 Heraclides as valid.

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