Species

Papilio (Princeps) hesperus Westwood, [1843]

    hesperus Westwood, 1843

Original Description

Papilio hesperus Westwood, 1843

Type locality

Current country: Ghana

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio hesperus Westwood, 1843
Treated as a species of Papilio by Gray (1853: 18). Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 563). Treated as a species of Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 by Munroe (1961: 44), Kielland (1990: 40), and d'Abrera (1997: 20). Treated as a species of Princeps Hübner, [1807] (Princeps Hübner, [1807]) by Hancock (1983: 48). Treated as a species of Papilio (Princeps) by Collins & Morris (1985: 110). Treated as a species of Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 (Princeps Hübner, [1807]) by Ackery et al.(1995: 149).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!