Species

Protographium anaxilaus (Felder & Felder, 1865)

    anaxilaus Felder & Felder, 1865

Original Description

Papilio anaxilaus Felder & Felder, 1865

Type locality

Current country: Colombia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio anaxilaus Felder & Felder, 1865
Treated as a synonym of Papilio arcesilaus Luc., 1852 by Kirby (1871: 557), and listed as "Var. a". Treated as a species of Protesilaus Swainson, [1832] by Hancock (1983: 46). Treated as a species of Protographium Munroe, [1961] by Tyler et al. (1994: 30), and Lamas (2004: 87).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked! The species was formerly known under the name of arcesilaus Lucas, 1852 which, however, is invalid as a junior primary homonym.