Species

Papilio (Pterourus) menatius H

    laetitia Butler, 1872

Original Description

Papilio sp. laetitia Butler, 1872

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, van Patten leg., coll. Druce)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "from Cartago, Costa Rica"
Current country: Costa Rica

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio sp. laetitia Butler, 1872
Treated as a subspecies of Pterourus (Pyrrhosticta) menatius (Hübner, 1819) by Tyler et al. (1994: 33). Treated as a subspecies of Pterourus menatius (Hübner, [1819]) by Lamas (2004: 97).