Species

Papilio (Menelaides) memnon Linnaeus, 1758

    laomedon Cramer, [1775]

Original Description

[Papilio] laomedon Cramer, [1775]

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (coll. Baron Rengers)
Additional information: "No potential Cramer specimens located." (Chainey, 2005: 303).
Current depository: ??

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Zy komt van de kust van Coromandel, [...] Il vient de la côte de Coromandel"
Current country: India

Taxonomic history

Originally described as [Papilio] laomedon Cramer, [1775]
Treated as a synonym of Papilio memnon Linn. by Boisduval (1836: 192), and Gray (1853: 13). Treated as a synonym of Papilio memnon Linn., 1764 by Kirby (1871: 552).