Taxon profile


Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

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

Scientific synonyms

Achivus Kirby, 1896
Aernauta Berge, 1842
Amaryssus Dalman, 1816

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Papilio alexanor Esper, 1799 - Southern Swallowtail

Papilio alexanor

species Papilio brevicauda Saunders, 1869 - Short-tailed Swallowtail
species Papilio hospiton Guenée, 1839 - Corsican Swallowtail

Papilio hospiton

species Papilio indra Reakirt, 1866 - Indra Swallowtail
species Papilio joanae Heitzman, 1973 - Ozark Swallwtail
species Papilio machaon Linnaeus, 1758 - Old World Swallowtail

Papilio machaon

species Papilio polyxenes Fabricius, 1775 - Black Swallowtail

Papilio polyxenes

species Papilio saharae Oberthür, 1879 - Desert Swallowtail
species Papilio zelicaon Lucas, 1852 - Anise Swallowtail

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