Graphium ramaceus inayoshii  Cotton & Saito, 2016

Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Up. Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Un. Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Up. Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Un.
♂, 1983.04.12. Ranong, Thailand. Paratype ♂, 1983.04.12. Ranong, Thailand. Paratype
Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Up. Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Un. Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Up. Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. Paratype ♂, Prachuab Kirikhan, Thailand. Paratype

ON : Graphium ramaceus inayoshii Cotton & Saito,2016
OD : Butterflies 73:25-28, figs.1a(HT,♂),1b(HT,♂Un),1c(PT,♂),1d(PT,♂Un).
TL : Bankasoon, Burmah. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand (Prachuab Kirikhan to Krabi).
● ssp.inayoshii
ssp.pendleburyi
Graphium ramaceus inayoshii Map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, #144852, Bankasoon, Burmah. A.O.Hume (NHML, examined)
Paratypes : 24♂.
2♂, #144849, #144850, Malawoom, Burmah. A.O.Hume (NHML, examined)
21♂, Ranong ; 1♂, Prachuab Kirikhan. (THNHM, RIEB ; in coll. A.M.Cotton, K.Saito, Y.Inayoshi, St.Gabriel's College, examined)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Graphium macareus perakensis ; Pinratana & Eliot,1992 : pl.59, fig.49c♂. (in part)
Graphium xenocles lindos ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 135, figs.♂(Khlong Naka),♂(Un,Khlong Naka). (in part)
Arisbe macareus perakensis ; Küppers & Janikorn,2017 : 168, figs.Abb.Pa-132-134. (Phang Nga) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Prachuab Kirikhan : 1♂ (Paratype).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 21♂ (Paratypes).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phang Nga : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is locally common in lowland montane forest (alt.20m - 50m). Males frequently come to the banks of streams and puddles to suck water.
Female is unknown. Further research is needed.


Literature

Cotton, A.M. & Saito, K.,2016 : A New Subspecies of Graphium ramaceus (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae) from the upper Malay Peninsula
Butterflies 73:25-30.


Graphium ramaceus inayoshii ♂
♂, Krabi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2022.09.30.

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