Species

Graphium (Arisbe) illyris (Hewitson, 1873)

    illyris Hewitson, 1873

Original Description

Papilio sp. illyris Hewitson, 1873

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, H. Rogers leg., presumably coll. W. C. Hewitson)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Hab: Gold Coast [...] on his way to St. Paulo de Loanda,"
Current country: Ghana

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio sp. illyris Hewitson, 1873
Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, 1819) by Munroe (1961:42). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Graphium Scopoli, 1777) by Hancock (1983:46). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, [1819]) by Smith & Vane-Wright (2001:551).