Species

Graphium (Graphium) weiskei (Ribbe, 1900)

    weiskei Ribbe, 1900

Original Description

Papilio sp. weiskei Ribbe, 1900

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (♂, Weiske leg., coll. C. Ribbe)
Additional information: "von Herrn Weiske gefangen" (Ribbe, 1901: 338). "HT ♂ 'Aroa River, Emil Weiske' (BMNH)" (Parsons, 1999: 249).
Current depository: SMTD, Dresden ?; BMNH, London ?

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Neuguinea (englischer Theil) [...] in einer Höhe von ca. 7000 Fuss engl."
Current country: Papua New Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio sp. weiskei Ribbe, 1900
Treated as a species of Papilio by Ribbe (1901: 338). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 (Graphium Scopoli, 1777) by Munroe (1961: 41), and Hancock (1983: 47). Treated as a species of Graphium by Müller & Tennent (1999: 161). Treated as a species of Graphium Scopoli, 1777 by Parsons (1999: 249).