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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Papilionidae
Subfamilia: Papilioninae
Tribus: Leptocircini
Genus: Eurytides
Species: E. bellerophon – E. callias – E. dolicaon – E. iphitas – E. marcellus – E. marchandii – E. orabilis – E. philolaus – E. salvini – E. serville

Eurytides Hübner, 1821
Additional references

de la Maza Elvira, J., de la Maza Elvira, R.G. & De la Maza Ramírez, R. 1982. Notes on Cyllopsis, especially from Mexico with description of a new species (Lepidoptera: Satyridae). Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 88: 1–7. Reference page.

Vernacular names
中文: 荊鳳蝶屬

Eurytides is a genus of butterflies in the family Papilionidae, found in North, Central, and South America.

Listed alphabetically with groups:[1]

Subgenus Bellerographium Möhn, 2002:

Eurytides bellerophon (Dahlman, 1823)

Subgenus Eurytides:

The salvini species-group:
Eurytides salvini (Bates, 1864) – Salvin's kite swallowtail
The orabilis species-group:
Eurytides columbus (Kollar, 1850)
Eurytides orabilis (Butler, 1872) – thick-edged kite swallowtail
Eurytides serville (Godart, 1824) – Serville swordtail
The dolicaon species-group:
Eurytides callias (Rothschild & Jordan, 1906) – Callias kite swallowtail
Eurytides dolicaon (Cramer, [1776]) – dolicaon kite swallowtail
Eurytides iphitas Hübner, [1821] – yellow kite swallowtail

Five species formerly classed in Eurytides are now thought to belong to Protographium; these are:

Protographium celadon (Lucas, 1852) – Cuban kite swallowtail, formerly E. celadon
Protographium epidaus (Doubleday, 1846) – Mexican kite swallowtail, formerly E. epidaus
Protographium marcellinus (Doubleday, 1845) – Jamaican kite, formerly E. marcellinus
Protographium marcellus (Cramer, 1777) – zebra swallowtail, formerly E. marcellus
Protographium philolaus (Boisduval, 1836) – dark kite swallowtail, formerly E. philolaus

Some species have been moved to genus Mimoides.

Eurytides, funet.fi

Möhn, Edwin (2002). Schmetterlinge der Erde, Butterflies of the World Part XIIII (14), Papilionidae VIII: Baronia, Euryades, Protographium, Neographium, Eurytides. Edited by Erich Bauer and Thomas Frankenbach Keltern:Goecke & Evers; Canterbury:Hillside Books. ISBN 978-3-931374-87-7 All species and subspecies are included, also most of the forms. Several females are shown the first time in colour.

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