Species

Papilio (Pterourus) garamas Geyer, 1829

    electryon Bates, 1864

Original Description

Papilio species electryon Bates, 1864

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, O. Salvin & F. du Cane Godman leg., coll. O. Salvin)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Central Valleys of Guatemala"
Current country: Guatemala

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio species electryon Bates, 1864
Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 537). Treated as a subspecies of Pterourus (Pyrrhosticta) garamas (Geyer, 1829) by Tyler et al. (1994: 33). Treated as a subspecies of Pterourus garamas (Geyer, [1829] by Lamas (2004: 97).