Amathusia phidippus phidippus   (Linnaeus,1763)

phidippus male Up. phidippus male Un. phidippus male Up. phidippus male Un.
‰, 1983.03.28. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand. ‰, 1983.03.27. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : Papilio phidippus  Linnaeus,1763
OD : Amoen. acad. 6:402.
TL : Java. (Linnaean Society of London)



Distribution : S.Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam,
Malay Pen., Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra, Simeulue, Bangka,
Billiton, Natuna, Java, Bawean, Bali, Lombok.
phidippus map

Synonyms

Amathusia patalena  Westwood,1848 : Cabinet Orient. Ent. :40, pl.19, fig.4.  TL. Torres Straits Is.
Amathusia phidippus dilutus  Fruhstorfer,1904 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 17:152,156.  TL. Nord und Sudost Borneo.
Amathusia phidippus adustatus  Fruhstorfer,1904 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 17:152-153.156.  TL. Bangkok. Siam.
Amathusia phidippus baweanicus  Fruhstorfer,1905 : Soc. Ent. 20(17):129-130.  TL. Bawean.
Amathusia phidippus lombokiana  Fruhstorfer,1905 : Soc. Ent. 20(17):130.  TL. Lombok.
* coriotincta  Stichel,1906 : Gen Ins., Fasc 36:11. TL. Natuna.
Amathusia phidippus chersias  Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:427. TL. ‰ Malay Pen.
Amathusia phidippus eutropius  Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:427. TL. Sumatra.
Amathusia phidippus eutropius f.retracta  Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:428. TL. N.E.Sumatra.
Amathusia phidippus phidippus f.retrogada  Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:428.(dry season f.)
Amathusia phidippus dilutus Šab.arrenopia  Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:428. TL. S.Borneo.
Amathusia phidippus dilutus f.epidesma  Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:428. TL. S.Borneo.
* majada  Fruhstorfer,1916 ; Soc. Ent. 31:24. TL. (Java ?)
* melanops  Eecke,1918 : Zool. Mededeel. Leiden, 4:83, pl.8, fig.2. TL. Pulu Lasia (Simular).
* Amathusia gunneryi  Corbet & Pendlebury,1936 : J. fed. Malay St. Mus. 18(13?):146-147, pl.a4, figs.5,6. TL. Kuala Lumpur.
* Amathusia duponti  Toxopeus,1951 : Idea 9:17. TL. Java.
* Amathusia lieftincki  Toxopeus,1951 : Idea 9:18. TL. Java.
* Amathusia rosieri  Toxepeus,1951 : Idea 9:18. TL. Java.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Amathusia phidippus adustatus (sic) ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 427. (Bangkok)
Amathusia phidippus adustatus (sic) ; Godfrey,1916 : 124.
Amathusia phidippus chersias ; Pendlebury,1923 : 34. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram ; Wat Kiriwong)
Amathusia phidippus adustatus (sic) ; Godfrey,1930 : 259-260. (East: Pak Jong / Chonburi: Sriracha / Bangkok)
Amathusia phidippus chersias ; Godfrey,1930 : 260. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Wat Kiriwong)
Amathusia phidippus chersias ; Godfrey,1932a : 267. (Peninsular)
Amathusia phidippus phidippus ; Pinratana,1983 : 52, pl.33, fig.12a,Š,‰(Un).
  (Ranong / Songkhla: Ko Samui / Phuket / Nakhon Sri Thammarat / Narathiwat)
Amathusia phidippus adastatus (sic) ; Pinratana,1983 : 53, pl.48, fig.12b,‰(Un)
  (Bangkok / Chonburi / Chanthaburi / Nakhon Nayok / Nakhon Ratchasima / Rayong)
Amathusia phidippus phidippus ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 68, fig.131‰. (Umphang)
Amathusia phidippus phidippus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 324, pl.135, fig.A13a,‰,‰(Un),Š. (Nakhon Si Thammarat)
Amathusia phidippus adastatus (sic); Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 324, pl.135, fig.A13b,‰,‰(Un),Š. (Tak / Kanchanaburi / Chanthaburi)
Amathusia phidippus phidippus ; Les Day,2008-2009 : Butterflies of Koh Samui. (Koh Samui)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Amathusia phidippus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 225. (Cambodge)
Amathusia phidippus f.friderici ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 33. (Cambodge)
Amathusia phidippus adustatus (sic) ; Woodfield & Murton,2006 : figs,‰,‰(Un). (Botum Sakor NP.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Amathusia phidippus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 225. (Cochinchine)
Amathusia phidippus ; Lemee,1950 : 64. (Saigon)
Amathusia phidippus friderici ; Metaye,1957 : 99. (South)
Amathusia phidippus phidippus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 34, figs.S-44‰,Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chonburi, Pattaya.              1990.03.23   1‰    Y.Shiraishi (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.      1983.03.27   1‰    Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.      1983.03.28   1‰    Y.Inayoshi  (YI)

Notes
Literature

Linnaeus, C.,1763 : Centuria Insectorum, Proposuit Boas Johansson.
Amoen. acad. 6:384-415.

Westwood, J.O.,1848 : The Cabinet of Oriental Entomology; a selection of some of the rarer an more beautiful species of insects,
natives of India and the adjacent islands, the greater portion of which are now for the first time deescribed and figured.
London, Smith 4 to : 88 pp, 42 cpl.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1904 : Neue Indo-Australische Lepidopteren.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 17(1):133-157.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1905 : Neue Amathusiinae.
Soc. ent. 20(17):129-130, 1 fig.

2007.10.10 - 2010.03.15.