Species

Pachliopta polydorus (Linnaeus, 1763)

    plagiatus Rothschild, 1895

Original Description

Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 polydorus Linné, 1763 godartianus Lucas, 1852 ab. plagiatus Rothschild, 1895
Unavailable name: infrasubspecific name

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (coll. W. Rothschild)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "German New Guinea (type from Stephansort)"
Current country: Papua New Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 polydorus Linné, 1763 godartianus Lucas, 1852 ab. plagiatus Rothschild, 1895