Species

Papilio (Pterourus) esperanza Beutelspacher, 1975

    esperanza Beutelspacher, 1975

Original Description

Papilio esperanza Beutelspacher, 1975

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♂)
Additional information: "Holotipo macho IBUNAM.", "IBUNAM: Colección entomológica des Instituto de Biología de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México." (White & White, 1988: 27-28).
Current depository: UNAM, Mexico City

Type locality

Current country: Mexico

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio esperanza Beutelspacher, 1975
Treated as a species of Heraclides Hübner, [1819] by Hancock (1983: 47). Treated as a species of Papilio (Heraclides) by Collins & Morris (1985: 87). Treated as a species of Pterourus Scopoli, 1777 (Pterourus Scopoli, 1777) by Tyler et al. (1994: 33). Treated as a species of Pterourus Scopoli, 1777 by Lamas (2004: 97).

Remarks

Original description not seen / checked!