Species

Papilio (Heraclides) torquatus Cramer, [1777]

    torquatus Cramer, [1777]

Original Description

[Papilio] torquatus Cramer, [1777]

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST (coll. W. van der Meulen)
Current depository: ??

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "in Surinamen [...] à Suriname"
Current country: Suriname

Taxonomic history

Originally described as [Papilio] torquatus Cramer, [1777]
Treated as a species of Papilio by Boisduval (1836: 367), and by Gray (1853: 34). Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 541). Treated as a species of Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 by Munroe (1961: 45). Treated as a species of Heraclides Hübner, [1819] by Hancock (1983: 47), and Lamas (2004: 95). Treated as a species of Papilio (Heraclides) by Collins & Morris (1985: 89).

Remarks

Cramer cites "Seba, Schatk. Tom. IV. Tab. 7. Fig. 21. 22."