Charaxes solon sulphureus   Rothschild,1900

solon sulphureus male Up. solon sulphureus male Un. solon sulphureus female Up. solon sulphureus female Un.
‰, 1988.02.08. Wang Chin, Phrae, Thailand. Š, 1989.10.23 Wang Chin, Phrae, Thailand.
solon sulphureus male Up. solon sulphureus male Un. solon sulphureus female Up. solon sulphureus female Un.
‰, 1991.06.--. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. Š, 1989.09.04. Wang Chin, Phrae, Thailand.

ON : Charaxes fabius sulphureus  Rothschild,1900
OD : Novit. zool. 7:468, pl.8, fig.52.(‰,genitalia)
TL : Tenasserim ; Shan States.




Distribution : Assam to Myanamr, Thailand, Laos,
Cambodia, Vietnam.
solon sulphureus map


Synonym

Charaxes fabius cunctator  Fruhstorfer,1914 : in Seitz, Grossschmett Erde. 9:730. TL. S.Annam. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Charaxes fabius sulphureus ; Godfrey,1916 : 133. (Ban Dan / Prae: Me Song forest)
Charaxes fabius sulphureus ; Godfrey,1927 : 124. (North)
Charaxes fabius sulphureus ; Godfrey,1930 : 302.
  (Prae: Me Song forest / Muak Lek / Chonburi: Sriracha / Me Wong)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Pinratana,1979 : 104, fig.N176,‰,‰(Un).
  (Chiang Mai / Lampang / Nonthaburi / Kanchanaburi)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Pinratana,1996 : 95, pl.70, fig.180a,‰.
  (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Lampang / Nonthaburi / Kanchanaburi / Chanthaburi / Ratchaburi)
[ Charaxes solon echo ; Pinratana,1996 : 95, not fig. (List up only.) ]
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 52. 59, fig.23,‰. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Pung)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Katsuyama et al,2005 : 70, fig.175‰. (Umphang)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Katsuyama et al,2006 : 50, fig.129‰. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 476, pl.212, fig.N193a,‰,‰(Un). (Chiang Mai)
[ Charaxes solon echo ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 476, fig.N193b,‰(Malaysia). (List up only.) ]

[ LAOS ]
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 63, pl.78, figs.7,8. (Vientiane / Pakse / Luang Prabang)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.82, figs.‰,‰(Un) (Thabok / Luang Phrabang)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Charaxes solon ; Onodera,2009 : 63, figs.Š,Š(Un). (Mondolkiri: Sen Monorom)

[ VIETNAM ]
Charaxes cunctator ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 233. (Annam)
Charaxes fabius f.fabius ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 47. (Cochinchine: Saigon)
Charaxes fabius fabius ; Metaye,1957 : 99. (South)
Charaxes fabius cunctator ; Metaye,1957 : 99. (Central)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 35, figs.N-115‰,Š. (Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1983.03.04   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1983.03.05   2‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1984.04.14       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Phrae, Wang Chin.              1988.02.08   2‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Phrae, Wang Chin.              1989.09.04       1Š   Local Catcher  (YI)
 Phrae, Wang Chin.              1989.10.23       1Š   Local Catcher  (YI)
 Phrae, Wang Chin.              1989.11.09       1Š   Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.              1991.06.--   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.     1983.12.14   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)

Notes
Hitherto, there has been no reliable record from Peninsula Thailand.
For the time being, I am excluding ssp.echo from my list.

Literature

Rothschild, L.W. & Jordan, K.,1900 : A monograph of Charaxes and the allied Prionopterous genera. [Part 3].
Novit. zool. 7:281-524, pls.6-8,11,12.

2006.12.09 - 2009.06.30.