Species

Graphium (Arisbe) agamedes (Westwood, 1842)

    agamedes Westwood, 1842

Original Description

Papilio species agamedes Westwood, 1842

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (coll. Hope)
Current depository: OMOU, Oxford

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Ashantee, tropical Africa."
Current country: Ghana

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio species agamedes Westwood, 1842
Treated as a synonym of Papilio adamastor Boisd. by Gray (1853:7). Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871:532). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, 1819) by Munroe (1961:42). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, [1819]) by Hancock (1983:46). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Arisbe Hübner, [1819]) by Smith & Vane-Wright (2001:620).