Species

Papilio (Menelaides) polytes Linnaeus, 1758

    borealis Felder & Felder, 1862

Original Description

Papilio Pammon Lin. var. borealis Felder & Felder, 1862

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, ♀, 1861, Dr. Muirhead, coll. C. & R. Felder)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Ning-po"
Current country: China

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio Pammon Lin. var. borealis Felder & Felder, 1862
Treated as a synonym of Papilio polytes Linn., 1764 by Kirby (1871: 544), and listed as "Var. a".