Species

Papilio (Pterourus) zagreus Doubleday, 1847

    zagreus Doubleday, 1847

Original Description

Papilio zagreus Doubleday, 1847

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (Dyson leg.)
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Venezuela"
Current country: Venezuela

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Papilio zagreus Doubleday, 1847
Treated as a species of Papilio by Gray (1853: 8). Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 538). Treated as a species of Papilio Linnaeus, 1758 by Munroe (1961: 45). Treated as a species of Pterourus Scopoli, 1777 (Pyrrhosticta Butler, 1872) by Hancock (1983: 47), and Tyler et al. (1994: 33). Treated as a species of Papilio (Pterourus) by Collins & Morris (1985: 85). Treated as a species of Pterourus (Pyrrhosticta) by Möhn (2001: 6).