Papilio arcturus arcturus   Westwood,1842

Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Un. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♀ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♀ Un.
♂, 1990.03.--. Doi Pee Ban Nam, Laos. ♀, 1991.04.--. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Un. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♀ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♀ Un.
♂, 1991.09.--. Doi Pomeun, Chiag Mai, Thailand. ♀, 1990.08.28. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♀ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ genitalia
♂, 1988.03.08. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, 1991.03.07. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, 1991.04.--. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand. Male Genitalia
Thailand ; Chiang Mai.
Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Up. Papilio arcturus arcturus ♂ Up.
♂, 2006.06.27. Ha Giang, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )

ON : Papilio arcturus  Westwood,1842
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (1)9:37.
TL : Himalaya.



Distribution :
Nepal, Bhutan, India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.
Papilio arcturus arcturus Map

Synonyms

* Papilio arcturus ab.privatus  Rober,1927 : 400.  TL. Naga Hills. (BMNH)
Papilio arcturus dawna  Tytler,1939 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 41(2):237-238.  TL. Dawna Taung ; Dawnas. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

privatus ; ♂, Type HT (red), Naga Hills. 1924.Oct. (BMNH. examined.)
dawna ; ♂, Type HT (red), Dawna. 5360 ft. 2.1.1926. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Godfrey,1930 : 215. (Hot Spring, Me Lamoung, West / Chiang Rai: Doi Chang)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Pinratana,1977 : 49, fig.P35,♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai: Doi Inthanon)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Pinratana,1992 : 27,43, pl.48, fig.37,♂. (Chiang Mai)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Nishimura,1995 : 155-156, fig.4(map). (Nan: Doi Phu Kha / Chiang Mai: Doi Pa Hompok ; Doi Chiang Dao ; Doi Inthanon ; Omkoi / Chiang Rai: Wiang Pa Pao / Lampang: Mae Mo)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 96, pl.20, fig.P40,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Doi Phu Kha)
Papilio arcturus dawna ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 128, fig.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Doi Ankkaan / Doi Inthanon)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 96, pl.20, fig.P37,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Doi Phu Kha)

[ LAOS ]
Papilio arcturus f.arcturus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 14. (Xien Khouang)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 200, pl.18, figs.♂,♂(dsf,Un),♀. (Xam Neua)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Cotton & Racheli,[2007] : 336-337. (Lak Sao)
Papilio arcturus dawna ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 41, pl.1, Pa-34,♀,♀(Un). (Phou Samaoun)

[ VIETNAM ]
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Shinkai,1999 : 57-58. (North: Mt.Pia Oac ; Sapa ; Tam Dao)
Papilio arcturus ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 38. (Thua Thien Hue: Bach Ma)
Papilio arcturus arcturus ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 66-67, pl.19, figs.2a♂,2b♀. (North: Hoang Lien; Van Ban; Pia Oac; Tam Dao; Dong Phuoc / Central: Vu Quang; Ngoc Linh)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1991.03.07
2♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1988.03.08
5♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1991.03.09
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1992.03.14


1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1991.04.--


1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1987.08.13
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1991.09.--
3♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.
1991.10.--


1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao dist.
2014.02.15
3♂


Y.Inayoshi (photo)
Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.
1986.03.16
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.
1984.04.10
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Omkoi.
1993.03.11
1♂


P.Sukkit (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1992.01.01
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.03.14
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.03.16
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.05.--
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.05.05
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1990.08.28


1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1990.10.--
2♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.12.23
2♂


Local Catcher (YI)

[ LAOS ]
Xaignabouri, Doi Pee Ban Nam.
1991.03.--
1♂


P.Sukkit (YI)
Xaignabouri, Doi Pee Ban Nam.
1991.09.--
1♂


P.Sukkit (YI)
Xaignabouri, Doi Pee Ban Nam.
1990.11.14
1♂


P.Sukkit (YI)

[ VIETNAM ]
Ha Giang.
2006.06.27
1♂


Local Catcher (KS)


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.

Tytler, H.,1939 : Notes on some new and interesting butterflies chiefly from Burma. pt.1.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 41(2):235-252.

1996.10.06 - 2014.06.21.