Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius  (Linnaeus,1763)

Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♂ Up. Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♂ Un. Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♀ Up. Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♀ Un.
♂, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. ♀, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam.
Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♂ Up. Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♂ Un. Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♀ Up. Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♀ Un.
♂, Champasak, Laos. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Papilio hyperbius Linnaeus,1763
OD : Amoen. acad. 6:408.
TL : China.
Distribution : N.India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam,
China, Tawian, Korea, Japan.

Synonyms

Papilio niphe Linnaeus,1767 : Syst. nat. (ed.12) 1(2):785. TL. "China"
Papilio argyrius Linnaeus,1768 : Amoe. Acad. 7:502. TL. China.
Papilio argynnis Drury,[1773] : Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 1:13. pl.6, figs.2,♂,♂(Un). TL. China.
Argynnis tephnia Godart,1819 : Encyclopedie Methodique 9(1):262. TL. "China & les Indes orientales".
Papilio tigris Goeze,1779 : Entomologische Beytrage zu des Ritter Linne. zwolften Ausgabe des Natursystems. 3:368.
Argynnis aruna Moore,[1858] : in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. Lep. Mus. East India Co. (1):156, pl.3a, fig.4. TL. N.India.
Argynnis hyperbius f.ind.coomani Le Cerf,1933 : Bull. Mus. Paris(2)5:212-213. TL. Man-Son, Lang-Son, Tonkin.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Godfrey,1927 : 123. (N)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Godfrey,1930 : 271. (Chiang Mai: Doi Suthep / Chiang Rai: Doi Chang)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Pinratana,1979 : 21, figs.N30,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Chiang Mai / Loei)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Pinratana,1996 : 20, pl.5, figs.8,♂,♀,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Loei / Chaiyaphum)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 354, pl.151, figs.N8a,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 382, pl.164, figs.N211a,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Chiang Mai)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 46, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Ankhaan / Doi Chiang Dao / Doi Inthanon / Phu Kradung / Phu Khiewo)

[ LAOS ]
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 55, pl.46, figs.1♂,2♂(Un). (Nam Moh)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 205, pl.47, figs.♂,♀(Un.),♀. (Lak Sao)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Onodera,2009b : 35. (Xieng Kouang: Muang Kham)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 44.

[ VIETNAM ]
Argynnis hyperbius ; Joannis,1901 : 323-324. (Tonkin: Cao Bang)
Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ; Fruhstorfer,1912 : 515. (Tonkin: Manson Mts.)
Argynnis hyperbius ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 227. (Tonkin)
Argynnis hyperbius ; Lemee,1950 : 11. (Hagiang / Sontay)
Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ; Metaye,1957 : 94. (N)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Ikeda et al.,2000 : 30, figs.1:13♂,14♂(Un),15♀, fig.9:6(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Hao et al.,2004 : 5, 58, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Argyreus hyperbius ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 40. (Thua Thien Hue: Bach Ma)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Nihira,2009 : 99. (Phu Quoc)
Argyreus hyperbius hyperbius ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 31. (N / C / S)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Rai : 1♂ 1♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai (alt.1000m - 2200m) : 3♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 1♀ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Champasak : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Vinh Phuc : 4♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common in montane at moderate to high elevations, And is often found on open peak and open land around the secondary forest.
In flight, Female is good mimic to Cethosia cyane.

Literature

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

Linnaeus, C. in Sparrman, A.,1768 : Iter in Chinam quod praeside D.D.Car. v.Linne
Amoe. Acad. 7:497-506.

Drury, D.,[1773] : Illustrations of natural history; wherein are exhibited ... Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects
1:1-130, pl.1-50(1770),(1773).

Goeze, J.A.E.,1779 : Entomologische Beytrage zu des Ritter Linne. zwolften Ausgabe des Natursystems.
t.3, bd.1. Elipzig, Weidmann. XL + 390pp.

Jung, C.C.,1792 : Alphabetisches Verzeichnis der bisher bekannten Schmetterlinge aus allen Welttheilen mit ihren Synonymen
Alph. Verz. Schmett. 2:1-406.

Godart, J.B.,1819 : in Latreille & Godart, Encyclopedie Methodique. Histoire naturelle des insectes.
9(1):3-328(1819) ; (2):329-828([1824]).

Moore, F.,[1858] :
A catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Honourable East-India Company. 1:1-278, pls.1-12,1a,2a,3a,4a,5a,6a.
London. East India Co.

Le Cerf, M.F.,1933 : Formes nouvelles de Lepidopteres Rhopaloceres
Bull. Mus. Paris (2)5:212-214.

de Moya, R.S., W.K.Savage, C.Tenney, X.Bao, N.Wahlberg & R.I.Hill,2017 :
Interrelationships and diversification of Argynnis Fabricius and Speyeria Scudder butterflies
Syst. Ent. 42(4):635-649.

Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♂ Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♀
♂, Chiang Rai, Thailand. ♀, Chaiyaphum, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)
Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♂ Argynnis hyperbius hyperbius ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Rai, Thailand.

2007.10.20 - 2019.09.30.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.