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Parides eurimedes mylotes (H. Bates, 1861)
(True Cattleheart)

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S Mexico to Costa Rica

Synonymy

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

Genus Parides Hübner, [1819]

Verz. bekannt. Schmett. (6): 87. Type-species: Princeps echelus Hübner, [1815], Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl. [126], figs. 1, 2 (= Princeps echemon Hübner, [1813], Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: pl. [121], figs. 3, 4; synonym), by designation of Scudder (1875), Proc. Am. Acad. Arts Sci., Boston 10(2): 241, no. 811.

 

Parides eurimedes (Stoll, 1782)

Uitl. Kapellen 4(33): 199, pl. 386, pl. 386, figs. E ♂ D, F ♂ V ; (34): 249 (index).

Original Combination: Pap[ilio]. Eques Troj[anus]. Eurimedes

Type Locality: “Berbices”

Types: Syntype (#665199) in BMNH; figured by Chainey (2005), Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 145(3): fig. 11 ♂ D.

                   =    ‡arcas (Stoll, 1781)

Uitl. Kapellen 4(32): 174, pl. 378, fig. C ♀ D&V; (34): 247 (index).

Original Combination: Pap[ilio]. Eques Trojanus Arcas

Type Locality: “Brasilien” “Brazil”

Types: Type(s) maybe in BMNH or lost.

Preoccupied by Papilio arcas Drury, 1773, Ill. Nat. Hist. 1: 38, pl. 19, figs. 5, 6; 2: (index).

 

Parides eurimedes mylotes (H. Bates, 1861)

Trans. Entomol. Soc. Lond. (2)5(8): 346 (nota), 360; cited Papilio mylotes G. Gray, 1856, List Lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus.: 64, no. 258.

Original Combination: P[apilio]. Mylotes and [Papilio Eurimedes] Local var. Mylotes

Type Locality: “Nicaragua”

Types: Syntypes in BMNH.

First mentioned by G. Gray (1856), List Lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus.: 64, no. 258, without a description or indication; a nomen nudum.

                   =    caleli (Reakirt, 1863)

Proc. Entomol. Soc. Philad. 2(2): 138-139, no. 8.

Original Combination: P[apilio]. Caleli

Type Locality: “Guatemala” “near the Copán river”

Types: Syntype in FMNH; figured by Tyler et al. (1994), Swallowtail Butts. Am.: pl. 59, fig. H ♂ D.

                   =    tonila (Reakirt, 1863)

Proc. Entomol. Soc. Philad. 2(2): 140, no. 10.

Original Combination: P[apilio]. Tonila

Type Locality: “Guatemala”

Types: Holotype in FMNH; figured by Tyler et al. (1994), Swallowtail Butts. Am.: pl. 59, fig. I ♀ D.

                   =    aristomenes (C. Felder & R. Felder, [1865])

Reise Novara (1): 38, no. 27, pl. 7, fig. a ♀ D.

Original Combination: Papilio Aristomenes

Type Locality: “Mexico”

Types: Syntypes probably in BMNH.

This taxon was listed without a description or indication by C. Felder and R. Felder (1864), Verh. zool.-bot Ges. Wien 14: 286, no. 108; a nomen nudum.

‡”docimus” (G. Gray, 1856)

List Lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus.: 64, no. 259.

Original Combination: Papilio docimus

Published without a description or indication; a nomen nudum.

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