Species

Papilio (Heraclides) hyppason Cramer, [1775]

    amosis Cramer, 1780

Original Description

Pap[ilio] Eq[ues] Troj[anus] amosis Cramer, 1780

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST
Additional information: "Material examined. Syntype ♀ (BMNH(E)#665036) with van Lennep label" (Chainey, 2005: 294).
Current depository: BMNH, London (2 ♀♀, syntypes, 1 ♀, possible syntype)

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "de Suriname"
Current country: Suriname

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Pap[ilio] Eq[ues] Troj[anus] amosis Cramer, 1780
Treated as a synonym of Papilio hippason Cram., 1775 by Kirby (1871: 523).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!