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Species profile—Papilio demoleus sthenelus (chequered swallowtail)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Insecta (insects) → Papilionidae (swallowtails) → Papilio demoleus sthenelus (chequered swallowtail)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Insecta (insects)
Family
Papilionidae (swallowtails)
Scientific name
Papilio demoleus sthenelus W.S. Macleay, 1826
Common name
chequered swallowtail
Type reference
Macleay, W.S. 1826. Annulosa, Catalogue of Insects, collected by Captain King, R.N. app. B, pp. 438-469, Table B in King, P.P. (ed.). Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia. Performed between the years 1818 and 1822; with Appendix B. London : John Murray Vol. 2 viii 637 pp., 9 pls.
WildNet taxon ID
19074
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=19074

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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