Graphium eurypylus acheron   (Moore,1885)

Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Un. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Un.
♂, 1995.06.25. Cuc Phuang, Ha Son Binh, Vietnam. ♂, 1995.03.02. Koh Chang, Trat, Thailand.
Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Un. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Un.
♂, 1987.09.15. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♂, 1989.08.01. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Up. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♂ Un. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♀ Up. Graphium eurypylus acheron ♀ Un.
♂, 2007.08.10. Tamdao, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )
♀, 2006.05.03. Thac Mai, Dong Nai, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )

ON : Zetides acheron  Moore,1885
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)16:120.
TL : N.E.Bengal. (BMNH)



Distribution :
India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Hainan, China.
Graphium eurypylus acheron Map

Synonyms

Papilio eurypylus acheron f.pluv.cheronus  Fruhstorfer,[1903] : Berl. ent. Z. 47(3/4):204.  TL. Chiem-Hoa, Tonkin.
Papilio eurypylus juba  Fruhstorfer,1908 : Ent. Zeit. 21(37):222.  TL. Hainan. (BMNH)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus f.vern.petina  Jordan,1909 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:98.  TL. Sikkim; Assam; Burma; Siam; Tonkin; Hainan. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

acheron ; ♂, Type (red), Rh.11107, #149386, Darjiling. (BMNH. examined.)
juba ; ♂, Type (red), #149403 Hainan, Whitehead. (BMNH. examined.)
petina ; ♂, Type (red), Sikkim, 9-3.1888, O.Moller. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Papilio eurypylus axion ab.acheron ; Fruhstorfer,[1903] : 203-204. (Kanburi)
Papilio eurypylus acheron f.cheronus ; Fruhstorfer,[1903] : 203-204. (Hinlap)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus ; Jordan,1908-1909 : 98. (Siam)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus ; Godfrey,1916 : 112. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus ; Godfrey,1930 : 218. (Prae / Muak Lek / Chonburi: Sriracha)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Pinratana,1977 : 57, fig.P46a,♂,♂(Un). (except Peninsula)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Pinratana,1992 : 36,46, pl.66, fig.58a,♂,♂(Un). (Chaiyaphum / Chonburi / Nakhon Ratchasima)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 120, pl.32, fig.P67a,♂,♂(Un). (Pak Chong)
Graphium eurypylus acheron ; Racheli & Cotton,2009 : 42, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Chanthaburi: Khao Soi Dao)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 138, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Phu Khiewo / Khao Yai / Sarika / Nakohn Nayork / Wan Nam Khiewo / Kao Soi Dao / Khao Khiewo / Khlong Tariew)
Graphium eurypylus acheron ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 120, pl.32, fig.P64a,♂,♂(Un). (Pak Chong / Pang Sida)

[ LAOS ]
Graphium eurypylus cheronum (sic) ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 47, pl.10, figs.1♂,2♂(Un). (Luang Prabang)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 201, pl.27, figs.♂(dsf),♂(Un),♂. (Vang Vieng / Lak Sao)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Cotton & Racheli,[2007] : 312. (accross the country)
Graphium eurypylus acheron ; Racheli & Cotton,2009 : 43, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Hinboun: Koun Kham valley)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 42.

[ VIETNAM ]
Papilio eurypylus ; Joannis,1901 : 334. (Tonkin: Cao Bang)
Papilio eurypylus acheron f.cheronus ; Fruhstorfer,[1903] : 203-204. (Tonkin: Chiem-Hoa)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus ; Jordan,1908-1909 : 98. (Tonkin)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus f.vern.petina ; Metaye,1957 : 84. (North / Central / South)
Papilio eurypylus cheronus f.aest.cheronus ; Metaye,1957 : 84. (North / Central / South)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Ikeda et al.,1998 : 17, figs.5:1♂,2♂(Un), 9:15(♂genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Shinkai,1999 : 62-63. (North: Tam Dao / South: Bao Lac)
Graphium eurypylus ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 38. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi; Phong Dien)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 82-83, pl.26, fig.1a♂,1b♂(Un). (throughout the country)
Graphium eurypylus cheronus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007c : 37, figs.Pa-39♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Madagui / Dong Nai: Thac Mai)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chaiyaphum.
2012.03.25
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1988.01.26
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1988.01.30
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1983.02.25
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1983.02.27
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1983.03.14
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1983.04.15
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1987.08.01
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1987.09.15
2♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1987.09.16
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.
1987.09.21
1♂


Local Catcher (YI)
Trat, Koh Chang.
1995.03.02
1♂


M.Nishimura (MN)
Trat, Koh Chang.
1996.03.13
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Trat, Koh Chang.
1996.03.18
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)

[ LAOS ]
Lak Sao, Nam Phao.
2005.02.26-03.11
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Lak Sao, Nam Phao.
2005.03.21-03.30
6♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Leuk.
2005.02.26-03.11
2♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.03.21-03.30
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.06.23
2♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Kham.
2005.03.21-03.30
3♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Ngun.
2005.08.04
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)

[ VIETNAM ]
Vinh Phuc, Tamdao.
2007.08.10
1♂


Local Catcher (KS)
Ha Son Binh, Cuc Phuang.
1995.06.25
1♂


M.Nishimura (MN)
Lam Dong, Madagui.
2006.10.03
1♂


K.Saito (KS)
Dong Nai, Thac Mai.
2006.05.03


1♀
T.Saito (TS)


Notes
Literature

Moore, F.,1885 : Description of a new Specied of the Zetides Section of Papilio.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. 5(16):120.

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1903] : Verzeichnis der in Tonkin, Annam und Siam gesammelten Papilioniden und Besprechung verwandter Formen.
Berl. ent. Z. 47(3/4):167-234.

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

1996.10.08 - 2014.07.12.