Check List 8(5): 927-928, doi: 10.15560/8.5.927
New record of Heraclides a. astyalus (Godart) (Lepidoptera: Papilioninae: Papilionini) on the northern São Francisco river, Brazil
expand article infoCarlos Eduardo Beserra Nobre, Clemens Schlindwein
‡ Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
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A single male of Heraclides a. astyalus was collected in the Catimbau National Park, Buíque, Pernambuco, located in the semi-arid region of northeastern Brazil. It is the first record for the species in the Caatinga domain and the first record for the subspecies in latitudes above the São Francisco river.