Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii  Morita, 1998

Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♂ Up. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♂ Un. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♀ Up. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♀ Un.
♂, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♂ Up. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♂ Un. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♀ Up. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♀ Un.
♂, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♂ Up. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♂ Un. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♀ Up. Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ♀ Un.
♂, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii Morita, 1998
OD : Wallace 4(2):14-15, pl.13, fig.(HT,♂), (HT,♂Un),
pl.14, fig.(AT,♀), (AT,♀Un).
TL : Mt. Pia Oac, N.Vietnam. (♂, in coll. Morita)
Distribution : Laos, N.Vietnam.
● ssp.shinkaii
ssp.eminens

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 23.Apr.1995. Mt.Pia Oac, alt.1911m. A.Shinkai leg. (in coll. Morita)
Paratypes : ♀ (allotype), 27.Aug.1998. Mt.Tam Dao, alt.1400m, N.Vietnam. A.Shinkai leg. (in coll. Morita) ;
1♂, Mt.Pia Oac ; 44♂ 1♀, Mt. Tam Dao. (in coll. Nose ; Morita ; Shinkai ; Kanmuri ; J.C.Weiss)


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Masui & Uehara,2000 : 2-3, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Xam Neua)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Uehara & Masui,2002 : 110, figs.1,♂,2,♂(Un). (Xam Neua)
Teinopalpus aureus x Teinopalpus imperialis (Natural hybrid) ; Uehara & Masui,2002 : 110, figs.3,♂,4,♂(Un). (Xam Neua)
Teinopalpus aureus laotiana ; Racheli & Cotton,2009 : 57-59. ('S.Laos' [ =maybe China(Guangxi)? ])
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 41.

[ VIETNAM ]
Teinopalpus aureus ; Shinkai,1996 : 45,pl.16, figs.1,♂,♂(Un). (Mt.Pia Oac)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Shinkai,1999 : 58-59. (N: Mt.Pia Oac)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 75-76, pl.24, figs.a♂,b♀. (N: Pia Oac; Tam Dao)
Teinopalpus aureus eminens ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 75-76. (C: Vu Quang) (in part)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Racheli & Cotton,2009 : 57-59, figs.♀,♀(Un). (N: Tam Dao)
Teinopalpus aureus shinkaii ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 13. (N: Cao Bang; Vinh Phuc / C: Ha Tinh)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Vinh Phuc : 3♂ 3♀ (photo by K.Saito).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

Collard,2007 described ssp.laotiana from 'Sekong, Laos', however it is considered to have been described based on incorrect data as Racheli & Cotton, 2009 mentioned,


Literature

Shinkai, A.,1996 : Records of Teinopalpus.imperialis, T.aureus and Graphium phidias in Mt,PiaOac.N.Vietnam.
Wallace 2:45.

Morita, S.,1998 : A new subspecies of Teinopalpus aureus Mell, 1923 from Vietnam (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae).
Wallace 4(2):14-15, pl.13-14.

Masui, A. & Uehara, J.,2000 : Butterflies recently collected from Lao P.D.R. (7)
Gekkan-Mushi 352:2-3.

Uehara, J. & Masui, A.,2002 : A natural hybrid between Teinopalpus imperialis and T. aureus (Lepidoptera, Papilionidae) from northern Laos
Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 53(2):110-112.

Collard, S.,2007 : Description d'une nouvelle sous-espece de Teinopalpus aureus (Mell 1923) du Laos (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae).
Lambillionea 107:403-406.

Racheli, T. & Cotton, A.M.,2009 : Guide to the Butterflies of the Palearctic Region. PAPILIONIDAE part 1. subfamily Papilioninae. Tribes Leptocircini Teinopalpini.
70 pp, colour illus, maps. Omnes Artes, Milano.


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