Species

Byasa polyeuctes (Doubleday, 1842)

    polyeuctes Doubleday, 1842

Original Description

Papilio polyeuctes Doubleday, 1842

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio polyeuctes Doubleday, 1842
Treated as a synonym of Papilio philoxenus Gray by Gray (1853: 9). Treated as a synonym of Papilio latreillii Don., 1826 by Kirby (1871: 554), and listed as "Var. b". Treated as a species of Papilio by Wood-Mason (1882: 104,105). Treated as a subspecies of Papilio philoxenus Gray, 1831 by Jordan (1928: 161). Treated as a subspecies of Polydorus philoxenus (Gray, 1831) by Talbot (1939: 97). Treated as a species of Atrophaneura Reakirt, [1865] by Hancock (1983: 47). Treated as a species of Panosmia Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1886 by Bascombe (1995: 57).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!