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Papilio pilumnus Boisduval, 1836
(Three-tailed Tiger Swallowtail)

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Distribution and Larval Foodplants:
 

S USA (as stray), Mexico to Guatemala

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 pilumnus Boisduval, 1836

Spec. gén. Lépid. 1: 340-341, no. 181.

Original Combination: Papilio pilumnus

Type Locality: “Mexique”

Types: Holotype probably in BMNH or MNHP.

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