Species

Graphium (Graphium) doson (Felder & Felder, 1864)

    axion Felder & Felder, 1864

Original Description

Papilio Latr. species axion Felder & Felder, 1864

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (presumably coll. C. & R. Felder)
Current depository: BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "India sept. (Silhet) (haec?)"
Current country: Bangladesh; India

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio Latr. species axion Felder & Felder, 1864
Treated as a synonym of Papilio eurypylus Linn., 1764 by Kirby (1871: 560), and listed as "Var. d". Treated as a subspecies of Graphium doson (Felder & Felder, 1864) by Talbot (1939: 223). Treated as a subspecies of Graphium doson Felder & Felder by Tsukada & Nishiyama (1982: 380). Treated as a subspecies of Graphium doson by Moonen (1984: 48).

Remarks

Permanently invalid as a junior primary homonym of Papilio axion Boisduval, 1832.