Papilio neyi

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Papilio neyi
Original description by Niepelt
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Papilionidae
Genus: Papilio
Species: P. neyi
Binomial name
Papilio neyi
Niepelt, 1909

Papilio neyi is a species of swallowtail butterfly from the genus Papilio that is found in Ecuador, French Guiana, Peru and Brazil.[1]


  • Papilio neyi neyi (Ecuador)
  • Papilio neyi bedoci Le Cerf, 1925 (French Guiana)
  • Papilio neyi josianae (Möhn, 2001) (Peru)


Papilio neyi is in the Papilio zagreus species group. This clade has two members.


  1. ^ Papilio at Funet
  2. ^ Collins, N. Mark; Morris, Michael G. (1985). Threatened Swallowtail Butterflies of the World: The IUCN Red Data Book. Gland & Cambridge: IUCN. ISBN 978-2-88032-603-6. 
  3. ^ Tyler, H.A., Brown, Jr., K.S. & Wilson, K.H. 1994. Swallowtail Butterflies of the Americas. Scientific Publishers, Gainesville, Florida

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