Species

Graphium (Arisbe) antheus (Cramer, [1779])

    antheus Cramer, [1779]

Original Description

[Papilio] antheus Cramer, [1779]

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (coll. A. Gevers)
Additional information: "Cramer [1779] did not state the collector when he described Papilio antheus, nor the collection in which he saw it and we have no knowledge of where the original specimens might be, if they survive." (Smith & Vane-Wright, 2001: 534). "No potential Cramer specimens located." (Chainey, 2005: 296).
Current depository: ??

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "op het Eiland Amboina [...] dans l'Isle d'Amboine."

Taxonomic history

Originally described as [Papilio] antheus Cramer, [1779]
Treated as a species of Papilio by Gray (1853: 32). Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 559). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, 1819) by Munroe (1961: 42). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Graphium Scopoli, 1777) by Hancock (1983: 46). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 by Larsen (1991: 118). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, [1819]) by Smith & Vane-Wright (2001: 533).