Species

Parides aeneas (Linnaeus, 1758)

    didas Brown & Lamas, 1994

Original Description

Parides aeneas replacement name didas Brown & Lamas, 1994

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT
Additional information: [see under: dido Rothschild & Jordan, 1906]
Current depository: BMNH, London

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "from the Confluence of the Oronoque and New Rivers"

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Parides aeneas replacement name didas Brown & Lamas, 1994
Treated as a subspecies of Parides aeneas (Linnaeus, 1758) by Lamas (2004: 91).

Remarks

Proposed as replacement name for Papilio aeneas [f] f. dido Rothschild & Jordan, 1906 which is invalid as a junior primary homonym of Papilio dido Linnaeus, 1763.