Species

Papilio (Pterourus) menatius H

    eurotas Felder & Felder, 1862

Original Description

Papilio species eurotas Felder & Felder, 1862

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, coll. Felder & Felder)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "riparum fluminis Negro superioris in Brasilia septentrionali [...] apud Rio Negro"
Current country: Brazil

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio species eurotas Felder & Felder, 1862
Treated as a synonym of Papilio bitias Godt., 1819 by Kirby (1871: 538), and listed as "Var. a". Treated as a subspecies of Pterourus menatius (Hübner, [1819]) by Lamas (2004: 97).