Taxon profile


Magnificent Swallowtail
Papilio garamas (Geyer, 1829)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Papilionidae - swallowtails and apollos »  genus Papilio »  subgenus Pterourus - tiger swallowtails

Scientific synonyms

Pyrrhosticta garamas Geyer, 1829
Euphoeades garamas Geyer, 1829
Pterourus garamas (Geyer, 1829)
Papilio cincinnatus Boisduval, 1836



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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Papilio garamas abderus Hopffer, 1856

Papilio garamas abderus

subspecies Papilio garamas baroni Rothschild & Jordan, 1906
subspecies Papilio garamas electryon Bates, 1864

Papilio garamas electryon

subspecies Papilio garamas garamas (Geyer, 1829)

Papilio garamas garamas

subspecies Papilio garamas syedra Godman & Salvin, 1878

Papilio garamas syedra

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