Species

Papilio (Princeps) leucotaenia Rothschild, 1908

    leucotaenia Rothschild, 1908

Original Description

Papilio spec. leucotaenia Rothschild, 1908

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 2 ST (♂♂, XII.1907, R. Grauer leg., coll. W. Rothschild)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Rugoge Forest, east of the south end of Lake Kivu, German East Africa, 2100-2300 m"
Current country: Rwanda

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio spec. leucotaenia Rothschild, 1908
Treated as a species of Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 by Munroe (1961: 44), and d'Abrera (1997: 22). 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: 109). Treated as a species of Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 (Princeps Hübner, [1807]) by Ackery et al.(1995: 151).