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Graphium cloanthus (Westwood, 1841)

Имаго  Graphium cloanthus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Leptocircini genus Graphium subgenus Idaides → species Graphium cloanthus

Species name(s)

Graphium (Idaides) cloanthus (Westwood, 1841) = Papilio cloanthus Westwood, 1841 = Zetides cloanthus = Graphium cloanthus cloanthus = Papilio cloanthus clymenoides Bang-Haas, 1934 = Papilio cloanthus cloanthulus Fruhstorfer, 1902.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Graphium cloanthus

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 55-70 mm. UP black with a broad transparent discal greenish patch on both wings, FW green patch crossed by dark veins of 4, 5, 7 and 8, HW produced to a long narrow black tail (about 12.0 mm) and with a series of large submarginal greenish spots in spaces 3-6. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Larva food plants

  • Persea kurzii [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Subspecies Graphium cloanthus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Alex Dumchus.

Text data: Svetlana Shchavelina.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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