Species

Pachliopta polydorus (Linnaeus, 1763)

    polydaemon Mathew, 1887

Original Description

Papilio polydaemon Mathew, 1887

Type specimen(s)

Additional information: "type material in BMNH" (Tennent, 2006: 20).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Current country: Solomon Islands

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio polydaemon Mathew, 1887
Treated as a subspecies of Papilio polydorus Linné, 1763 by Rothschild (1895: 238,243). Treated as a subspecies of Pachliopta polydorus Linnaeus, 1763 by Tennent (2002: 40). Treated as a subspecies of Pachliopta polydorus (Linnaeus, 1763) by Fujioka et al. (1997: 180), and Tennent (2006: 20).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!