Definition of Papilio. Meaning of Papilio. Synonyms of Papilio

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Definition of Papilio

Papilio
Papilio Pa*pil"i*o, n. [L., a butterfly.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of butterflies. Note: Formerly it included numerous species which are now placed in other genera. By many writers it is now restricted to the swallow-tailed butterflies, like Papilio polyxenes, or asterias, and related species.

Meaning of Papilio from wikipedia

- (Papilio rutulus). Familiar species in elsewhere in the world include the Mormons (Papilio polytes, Papilio polymnestor, Papilio memnon, and Papilio deiphobus)...
- Papilio demoleus is a common and widespread swallowtail butterfly. The butterfly is also known as the lime butterfly, lemon butterfly, lime swallowtail...
- Papilio machaon, the Old World swallowtail, is a butterfly of the family Papilionidae. The butterfly is also known as the common yellow swallowtail or...
- Papilio troilus, the ****ebush swallowtail or green-clouded butterfly, is a common black swallowtail butterfly found in North America. It has two subspecies...
- Papilio polyxenes, the (eastern) black swallowtail, American swallowtail or parsnip swallowtail, is a butterfly found throughout much of North America...
- Papilio glaucus, the eastern tiger swallowtail, is a species of swallowtail butterfly native to eastern North America. It is one of the most familiar...
- Species: G. deucalion Binomial name Graphium deucalion (Boisduval, 1836) Synonyms Papilio deucalion Boisduval, 1836 Papilio leucadion Staudinger, 1884...
- 1865. Originally described as Papilio Latr. species anthedon Felder & Felder, 1864 and later seen as a synonym of Papilio sarpedon Linn., 1764 by Kirby...
- Papilio ulysses, the Ulysses butterfly (also commonly known as the Blue emperor), is a large swallowtail butterfly of Australia, Indonesia, Papua New...
- 1843) Synonyms Papilio ridley**** White, 1843 Graphium (Arisbe) ridley**** Papilio ridley**** ab. infuscatus Schultze, 1913 Papilio ridley**** var. fumatus...
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