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Papilio indra kaibabensis Bauer, 1955
(Indra Swallowtail)

Type Specimens
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Pinned Specimens
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Live Adults
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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

Calico S to Granite Mts.; Sheephole, Coxcomb, Eagle Mts., CA

Synonymy

(From: A Catalogue of the Butterflies of the United States and Canada, Jonathan P. Pelham)

Genus Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Syst. Nat. (ed. 10) 1: 458. Type-species: Papilio machaon Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. (ed. 10) 1: 462, no. 27, by designation of Latreille (1810), Consid. gén. Anim. Crust. Arach. Ins.: 350, 440. I.C.Z.N. Opinion 278 placed this name on the Official List of Generic Names in Zoology as name no. 703. The generic and subgeneric arrangement follows J. Miller (1987), Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist. 186(4): 365-512.

 

Papilio indra Reakirt, 1866

Proc. Entomol. Soc. Philad. 6(1): 123-124.

Original Combination: Papilio Indra

Type Locality: “Pike's Peak, Colorado Terr.” [El Paso-Teller counties] This species is not currently known from the Pikes Peak area; the holotype probably came from the area west of Golden, Jefferson County, most likely Lookout Mountain or Mount Zion (A. Warren pers. comm. 2006).

Types: Holotype (#7010) in ANSP.

 

Papilio indra kaibabensis Bauer, 1955

Lepid. News 9(2/3): 49-50, figs. 3rd row ♀ D, ♂ D (holotype), 4th row ♀ V, ♂ V (holotype).

Original Combination: Papilio indra kaibabensis

Type Locality: “Bright Angel Point, Grand Canyon, Coconino Co., Ariz.” [Arizona]

Types: Holotype may be in the Grand Canyon National Park Naturalist Workshop collection.

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