Graphium cloanthus (Westwood,1841)

Assam N India; 2/95  same data  verso

    A Common continental species N India through SW China, N Thailand and Taiwan. G sumatranum (known from montane northen Sumatra) is often treated as a race of cloanthus, though it is geographically isolated. The species is absent from the Malay peninsula and S Thailand as well as SE coastal areas of China, Laos, Viet Nam. Its occurance on Taiwan is rather odd. Clymenius is also often treated as a full species. Subspecies include:
    cloanthus - N India, N Burma, N Thailand
    clymenius - SW China
    kuge - Taiwan
    sumatranum - Kalo Hill region of N Sumatra