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Papilio aegeus Donovan, 1805

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class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Papilionini genus Papilio subgenus Princeps → species Papilio aegeus

Species name(s)

Papilio (Princeps) aegeus Donovan, 1805 = Papilio erectheus = Papilio oberon = Papilio doddi = Menelaides aegeus = Papilio adrastus = Papilio othello = Papilio ormenus = erechtheus = Papilio aegeus ormenulus Fruhstorfer 1902 = Papilio aegeus bismarckianus Rothschild, 1895 = Papilio othello obscurata Joicey & Noakes, 1915 = Papilio aegeus oritinus Fruhstorfer, 1903 = Papilio aegeus aegates Fruhstorfer, 1903 = Papilio aegeus keianus Rothschild, 1896. [9, 85, 187, PC]

Orchard Swallowtail Butterfly.



Zoogeographical regions

Indo-Malayan, Australian.

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Detailed information with references

Taxonomy, synonyms and combinations

  • Papilio erectheus; Papilio oberon; Papilio doddi; Menelaides aegeus; Papilio adrastus; Papilio othello; Papilio ormenus. [PC81].

Subspecies of Papilio aegeus


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