Species

Graphium (Graphium) gelon (Boisduval, 1859)

    gelon Boisduval, 1859

gelon Boisduval, 1859 (upperside)
gelon Boisduval, 1859 (underside)
gelon Boisduval, 1859 (labels)

Original Description

Papilio espèce gelon Boisduval, 1859

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (Montrouzier leg., presumably coll. J.B.A. Boisduval)
Additional information: "type material in BMNH" (Tennent, 2006: 23).
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Nouvelle-Calédonie"
Current country: New Caledonia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio espèce gelon Boisduval, 1859
Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 559). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Graphium Scopoli, 1777) by Munroe (1961: 41). Treated as a species of Graphium by Müller & Tennent (1999: 161), and Tennent (2006: 23).