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Papilio rogeri pharnaces E. Doubleday, 1846
(Pink-spotted Swallowtail)

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S Texas, most of Mexico, to NW 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 rogeri Boisduval, 1836

Spec. gén. Lépid. 1: 278-279, no. 102.

Original Combination: Papilio Rogeri

Type Locality: “Yukatan” [Mexico]

Types: Holotype in MNHP.

 

Papilio rogeri pharnaces E. Doubleday, 1846

Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. [1]18(121): 374-375; figured by G. Gray [1853], Cat. Lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus.: 64, no. 282, pl. 5 fig. 1 ♂ D.

Original Combination: Pap[ilio]. Pharnaces

Type Locality: “America Merid.”; Godman & Salvin (1890), Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(88): 231-232, no. 64, noted that all specimens in the BMNH were from “Oaxaca.” [Mexico]

Types: Holotype in the Loddiges collection, possibly in BMNH.

Recorded from Texas by Bordelon (1998), News Lepid. Soc. 40(2): 38.

            =    phanostratus Godman & Salvin, 1890

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(88): 232, no. 65.

Original Combination: Papilio phanostratus

Type Locality: “Mexico, Jalapa” [Veracruz]

Types: Holotype in BMNH.

            =    polycharmus Godman & Salvin, 1890

Biol. centr.-amer., Lepid. Rhop. 2(88): 232, no. 66; 3(90): pl. 70, fig. 10 ♂ D.

Original Combination: Papilio polycharmus

Type Locality: “Mexico, Presidio de Mazatlan” [Sinaloa]

Types: Holotype in BMNH.

                   =    ‡”paucimaculata” Vázquez, 1947

An. Instit. Biol., Univ. Nac. Auton. Méx. (Zool.) 18(1): 249-252, figs. 1 ♂ D, 2 ♂ V (“holotype”).

Original Combination: Papilio pharnaces forma masculina paucimaculata

Type Locality: “Empalme Escobedo, Guanajuato” [Mexico]

Types: “Holotype” in MGCL.

                   =    ‡”dissimilis” Vázquez, 1957

An. Instit. Biol., Univ. Nac. Auton. Méx. (Zool.) 27(2): 478, fig. 6 ♂ D (“holotype”).

Original Combination: Papilio pharnaces f[orma]. dissimilis

Type Locality: “El Ocotal, Chis.” [Chiapas, Mexico]

Types: “Holotype” in MGCL.

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