Graphium leechi   (Rothschild,1895)

Graphium leechi ♂ Up. Graphium leechi ♂ Un. Graphium leechi ♀ Up. Graphium leechi ♀ Un.
♂, 2004.04-06.--. Dong Van, Ha Giang, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )
♀, 2004.06.--. Chapa, Vietnam.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )
Graphium leechi ♂ Up. Graphium leechi ♂ Un.
♂, 2006.04.--. Sapa, Vietnam.
( photo by A.M.Cotton )

ON : Papilio leechi  Rothschild,1895
OD : Novit. zool. 2(3):437.
TL : Chang-yang, China. (BMMH)



Distribution : N.Vietnam, China.
Graphium leechi Map

Synonyms

Papilio leechi aprilis  O.Bang-Haas,1934 : Ent. Zeit. Frunkfurt-M. 47(21):178-179.  TL. "Szetschwan mer. occ., Bango"
Graphium leechi yunnana  Lee,1985 : Entomotaxonomia 7(3):191-192, 195. figs.1-2,♂.  TL. Yanjin, Yunnan.


Type Materials Information

leechi : ♂, Type (red), Rh.11115, #149399. Chang-Yang, 6000ft. Native collector.1889. (BMNH. examined.)
aprilis : ♂, Paratype (yellow)/ Co-type, #149398. Ginfu Shan, Szischwan or Tachungking, 1932.04.22. (BMNH. examined.) ;
  ♂, Co-type, Ginfu Shan, Szischwan or Tachungking, 1932.05.15. (MNHN) ;
  ♂, Type, Ginfu Shan, Szischwan or Tachungking, 1932.04.30. (MNHN)
yunnana : Holotype ♂, Yanjin. 1980.06.11 ; Paratypes : 2♂, Yanjin. 1980.06.11 ; 1♂, Suijiang. 1980.08.31.


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Graphium leechi ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 84, pl.26, fig.3♂. (North: Hoang Lien)
Graphium leechi ; Racheli & Cotton,2009 : 40, figs.♀,♀(Un). (N.Vietnam: Chapa)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Ha Giang, Dong Van.
2004.04-06.--
1♂


Local Catcher (KS)
Sapa.
2006.04.--
1♂


Local Catcher (AC)
Chapa.
2004.06.--


1♀
Local Catcher (AC)


Notes
Literature

Rothschild, L.W.,1895 : A revision of the Papilios of the Eastern Hemisphere, exclusive of Africa.
Novit. zool. 2(3):167-463, pl.4.

Bang-Haas, O.,1934 : Neubeschreibungen und Berichtigungen der palaearktischen Macrolepidopterenfauna VII.
Ent. Zeit. Frankfurt-M. 47(21):178-179.

Lee, C.,1985 : Some New Species of Rhopalocera from China 6.
Entomotaxonomia 7(3):191-197.

2007.01.31 - 2010.01.30.