Troides cuneifera paeninsulae  (Pendlebury,1936)


ON : Papilio cuneifera paeninsulae Pendlebury,1936
OD : J. Fed. Malay St. Mus. 18(1):178-180.
TL : Bukit Kutu, Selangor, Malaysia.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Nakhon Si Thammarat), W.Malaysia.
Troides cuneifera paeninsulae map


Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, Aug.1915. Bukit Kutu, 3400ft., Selangor ; Allotype ♀, Mar.1931. Bukit Kutu, 3400ft., Selangor. H.M.Pendlebury.
Paratypes ; 20-26.Mar.1922. Khao Luang, 2000-2500ft., Peninsular Siam. H.M.Pendlebury.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Troides cuneifera paeninsulae ; Haugum & Low,1983 : 148-149. (P: by original description)
Troides cuneifera paeninsulae ; Ohya,1983 : 246. (Khao Luang)
Troides cuneifera paeninsulae ; Matsuka,2001 : 192. (P: "Ranong"; Khao Luang)
"Troides cuneifera paeninsulae ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 64, pl.3, figs.P6,♂(Malaysia),♂(Malaysia,Un),♀(Malaysia),♀(Malaysia,Un)"
Troides cuneifera paeninsulae ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 113. (by literature)
"Troides cuneifera paeninsulae ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 64, pl.3, figs.P6,♂(Malaysia),♂(Malaysia,Un),♀(Malaysia),♀(Malaysia,Un)"


Notes
In Thailand, hitherto only one paratype specimen has been known from Nakhon Si Thammarat.
The record of Ranong in Matsuka,2001 needs to be reconfirmed by reliable specimen.

Literature

Pendlebury, H.M.,1936 : Some new records of butterflies from the Malay Peninsula.
J. Fed. Malay St. Mus. 18(1):178-186.

Haugum, J. & A.M. Low.,1983 : A Monograph of the Birdwing Butterflies. Vol.2, part.2. Troides; amphrysus & haliphron groups.
E.J.Brill. Scandinavian Science Press LTD. Leiden, Copenhagen.

Ohya, T.,1983 : Birdwing Butterflies
Kodansha, Tokyo. 331 pp, 136 pls.

Matsuka, H.,2001 : Natural History of Birdwing Butterflies
Matsuka shuppan. 367 pp.

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