Species

Papilio (Menelaides) castor Westwood, 1842

    formosanus Rothschild, 1896

Original Description

Papilio castor subsp. formosanus Rothschild, 1896

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: 2 ST (1 ♂, 1 ♀, VII.1896, Jones leg., coll. W. Rothschild)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "North Formosa, hills near Kelung, 500 to 1500 feet"
Current country: Taiwan

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio castor subsp. formosanus Rothschild, 1896