Species

Papilio (Menelaides) aegeus Donovan, 1805

    amaranta Rothschild, 1896

Original Description

Papilio aegeus keianus Rothschild [f]-f. amaranta Rothschild, 1896
Unavailable name: infrasubspecific name

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♀, I.-III.1896, H. C. Webster leg., coll. W. Rothschild)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Kei Toeal (Little Kei Island)"
Current country: Indonesia

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio aegeus keianus Rothschild [f]-f. amaranta Rothschild, 1896