Atrophaneura varuna astorion   (Westwood,1842)

Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Up. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Un. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♀ Up. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♀ Un.
♂, 2007.08.09. Koun Ngun, Hinboun, Laos.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )
♀, 2006.05.21. Phu Chomvoy road, Lak Sao, Laos.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Up. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Un. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♀ Up. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♀ Un.
♂, 2006.02.10. Koun Kham, Hinboun, Laos.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )
♀, 2006.05.23. Koun Kham, Hinboun, Laos.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Up. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Un. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Up. Atrophaneura varuna astorion ♂ Un.
♂, 2006.04.01. Koun Kham, Hinboun, Laos.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )
♂, 2006.10.03. Madagui, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )

ON : Papilio astorion  Westwood,1842
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (1)9:37.
TL : Sylhet. (BMNH)



Distribution :
Sikkim, Assam to Myanmar, N.Thailand, Laos,
Cambodia, Vietnam.
Atrophaneura varuna astorion map

Synonym

Papilio chara  Westwood,1842 : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (1)9:37.  TL. Sylhet.


Type Material Information

astorion ; ♂, Type (red), Rh10828, Silhet. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Papilio varuna astorion ; Godfrey,1927 : 119. (North)
Papilio varuna astorion ; Godfrey,1930 : 207. (West: Me Wong / Chiang Mai)
Parides varuna astorion ; Pinratana,1992 : 13,39, pl.10, fig.7b,♂. (Chiang Mai)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 68, pl.5, fig.9b,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai: Doi Pha Hom Pok / Chiang Rai: Wiang Pa Pao)

[ LAOS ]
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 200, pl.3, fig.♂. (Lak Sao)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Cotton & Racheli,[2007] : 324-325. (Koun Kham / Phou Pha Man / Lak Sao)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Racheli & Cotton,2010 : 29-31, fig.♀, ♂,♂(Un). (E.Laos)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 41.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Atrophaneura varuna ; Onodera,2007 : 24, fig.1♂. (Rattanakiri: Ou Chum)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Racheli & Cotton,2010 : 29-31. (NE.Cambodia)

[ VIETNAM ]
Papilio astorion ; Joannis,1901 : 333-334. (Tonkin: Cao Bang)
Papilio varuna astorion ; Fruhstorfer,[1903] : 170. (Tonkin: Mou-Son; Than-Moi / Annam: Phuc-Son)
Papilio varuna astorion ; Jordan,1909 : 30. (Tonkin)
Papilio varuna f.astorion ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1914 : 146. (Tonkin)
Papilio varuna f.astorion ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 8. (Tonkin)
Papilio varuna astorion ; Metaye,1957 : 81. (North)
Papilio varuna astorion ; Shinkai,1999 : 47-48. (South: Bao Lac)
Atrophaneura varuna ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 38. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi; Huong Thuy; Phong Dien; Bach Ma)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 28, pl.3, figs.2a♂,2b♀. (North: Tam Dao; / Central: Bach Ma; Ba Na; Kon Cha Rang; Kon Ka Kinh; Chu Yang Sin; Col du Troun; Lam Dong; Bao Lam / South: Cat Tien)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007c : 36, figs.Pa-34♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Gung Re ; Madagui)
Atrophaneura varuna astorion ; Racheli & Cotton,2010 : 29-31. (NE, C & S.Vietnam)


Specimens Examined

[ LAOS ]
Lak Sao, Phu Chomvoy Road.
2006.05.21


1♀
A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Kham.
2006.02.10
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Kham.
2006.04.01
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Kham.
2006.05.23


1♀
A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Kham.
2007.08.09
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Sekong, Dak Chung.
2012.07.17


1♀
K.Phongpiyamit (YI)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong, Madagui.
2006.10.03
1♂


T.Saito (TS)


Notes
Literature

Westwood, J.O.,1842 : Insectorum novorum Centuria, auctore Decadis quartae, ex ordine Lepidopterorum et genere Papilionis, Synopsis.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (1)9:36-39.

1996.09.26 - 2014.06.14.