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*Papilio midamus* Linn.

[India] This specimen is from William Hunter's collection which was utilised by Fabricius and Olivier in describing many new species.

Cabinet label has been crossed through in pencil for some reason. Although the other two specimens are not of this species the top one does appear to be *midamus*. On bottom of drawer also in pencil has been written 'Mimicked by Pap. pandora' ' Sumatra' and 'Eup…