Charaxes solon sulphureus  Rothschild, 1900

Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂ Up. Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂ Un. Charaxes solon sulphureus ♀ Up. Charaxes solon sulphureus ♀ Un.
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Phrae, Thailand.
Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂ Up. Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂ Un. Charaxes solon sulphureus ♀ Up. Charaxes solon sulphureus ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Phrae, Thailand.

ON : Charaxes fabius sulphureus Rothschild, 1900
OD : Novit. zool. 7:468, pl.8, fig.52(♂,genitalia).
TL : Tenasserim ; Shan States.
Distribution : Assam to Myanamr, Thailand, Laos,
Cambodia, Vietnam.
● ssp.sulphureus
ssp.echo
Charaxes solon sulphureus map

Synonym

Charaxes fabius cunctator Fruhstorfer, 1914 : in Seitz, Grossschmett Erde 9:730. TL. S.Annam. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Charaxes fabius sulphureus ; Godfrey,1916 : 133. (Ban Dan; Prae: Me Song forest)
Charaxes fabius sulphureus ; Godfrey,1927 : 124. (N)
Charaxes fabius sulphureus ; Godfrey,1930 : 302. (Prae: Me Song forest; Muak Lek; Chonburi: Sriracha; Me Wong)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Pinratana,1979 : 104, figs.N176,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai; Lampang; Nonthaburi; Kanchanaburi)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 95, pl.70, fig.180a♂. (Chiang Mai; Chaiyaphum; Lampang; Nonthaburi; Kanchanaburi; Chanthaburi; Ratchaburi)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 52. 59, fig.23,♂. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Pung)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 70, fig.175,♂. (Umphang)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 50, fig.129,♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 476, pl.212, figs.N193a♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 364, pl.155, figs.N193,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Chiang Mai)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Okamoto et al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Ratchaburi; Chaiyaphum) (accessed: 2021.07.20)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 129, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Dao; Doi Pa Chang; Thung Saleng Luang; Phu Khiewo; Kratchin WF; Sai York Noi; Kanchanaburi)

[ LAOS ]
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 63, pl.78, figs.7,♂,8,♂(Un). (Vientiane; Pakse; Luang Prabang)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.82, figs.♂,♂(Un) (Thabok; Luang Phrabang)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 47, pl.6, figs.Ny-184,♀,♀(Un). (45km east of Attapeu)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Charaxes solon ; Onodera,2009 : 36, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Mondolkiri: Sen Monorom)

[ VIETNAM ]
Charaxes cunctator ; Dubois & Vitalis,1919 : 233. (Annam)
Charaxes fabius f.fabius ; Dubois & Vitalis,1924 : 47. (Cochinchine: Saigon)
Charaxes fabius fabius ; Metaye,1957 : 99. (S)
Charaxes fabius cunctator ; Metaye,1957 : 99. (C)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 35, figs.N-115,♂,♀. (Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 42. (C / S)
Charaxes solon sulphureus ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(1):96-97, pl.15, figs.3a♂,3b♂(Un). (C: Yok Don; Ninh Son / S: Cat Tien)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 9♂ 2♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 4♂ 2♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Uttaradit : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chonburi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchaburi : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.350m - 900m). Males are territorial on trees or shrubs.


Literature

Rothschild, L.W. & Jordan, K.,1900 : A monograph of Charaxes and the allied Prionopterous genera. [Part 3].
Novit. zool. 7:281-524, pls.6-8,11,12.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1914 : 6. Familie: Nymphalidae in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9
729-736. (19.May.1914)


Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂ Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂ Charaxes solon sulphureus ♂
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♂ (territorial behavior), Mae Hong Son, Thailand.

2006.12.09 - 2021.07.31.

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