Graphium eurypylus mecisteus   (Distant,1885)

Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ♂ Un. Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ♂ Un.
♂, 1987.03.22. Than To, Yala, Thailand. ♂, 1991.03.22. Tum Nung WF, Phangnga, Thailand.

ON : Papiliio mecisteus  Distant,1885
OD : Rhop. malayana : 361, text-fig.108.
TL : Malay Pen.



Distribution :
P.Thailand, Langkawi, W.Malaysia, Sumatra,
Borneo, Palawan, Java.
eurypylus mecisteus Map

Synonym

Papilio eurypylus daton  Fruhstorfer,1908 : Ent. Zeit. 21(37):222.  TL. W.Java.


Type Materials Information

daton ;
♂, Type HT (red), Sukaburni, Java occident. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)
♂, Para-type (yellow), Java merid. 1891. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ; Pinratana,1977 : 57, fig.P46b,♂,♂(Un). (Peninsular)
Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ; Pinratana,1992 : 36,46, pl.66, fig.58b,♂,♂(aberration). (Ranong / Trang / Yala)
Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 120, pl.32, fig.P67b,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)
Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 138, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Khlong Naka / Ka Chong / Than To WF)
Graphium eurypylus mecisteus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 120, pl.32, fig.P64b,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong, Khlong Naka.
1983.03.18
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Ranong, Khlong Naka.
1983.04.14
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Phangnga, Tum Nung WF.
1991.03.22
2♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Phuket, Bang Bae WF.
1987.03.07
1♂


A.M.Cotton (YI)
Yala, Than To.
1987.03.22
12♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)


Notes
Literature

Distant, W.L.,1882-1886 : Rhopalocera Malayana : a Description of the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
London, Author, Penang, Logan : xvi+482+[4]pp, 46 pls.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1908 : Neue Papilio-Rassen aus der Eurypylus-Gruppe.
Ent. Zeit. 21(37):222.

1996.10.08 - 2014.07.12.