Species

Parides sesostris (Cramer, [1779])

    sesostris Cramer, [1779]

Original Description

[Papilio] sesostris Cramer, [1779]

Type specimen(s)

Status: Syntype(s)
Specimen data: ST
Current depository: ??

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Surinamen is haar Vaderland. [...] Sa patrie est Suriname."
Current country: Suriname

Taxonomic history

Originally described as [Papilio] sesostris Cramer, [1779]
Treated as a species of Papilio by Boisduval (1836: 299), and by Gray (1853: 58). Treated as a species of Papilio Linn., 1767 by Kirby (1871: 525). Treated as a species of Parides Hübner, [1819] (Parides Hübner, [1819]) by Munroe (1961: 45). Treated as a species of Parides Hübner, [1819] by Hancock (1983: 47), Lamas (2004: 93), and Racheli (2006: 28).

Remarks

Cramer refers to "Seba, Schatk. Tom. IV. Tab. 26. Fig. 19. 20. en Tab. 45. Fig. 23. 24."