Homerus swallowtail butterfly

Description
This butterfly was collected in the Cuni-Cona Pass, Jamaica in July 1902. It is part of Captain G. C. Woodward. It is found in just a few locations in Jamaica and is listed as endangered on the IUCN Red List.
Accession Loan No.
49/1955/1674
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
Homerus swallowtail butterfly
Simple Name
insect: butterfly
Full Name
PAPILIONIDAE: Papilio homerus Fabricius, 1793: Homerus swallowtail
Period Classification
Edwardian (1901-1914)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Woodward, Captain George Calthorpe (from the collection of)
Collection County
Cuni-Cona [?] Pass
Collection Country
Jamaica
Collection Area Region
Caribbean
Collection Continent
Latin America and the Caribbean
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
PAPILIONIDAE
Genus
Papilio
Species
homerus

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