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Papilio elephenor Doubleday, 1845

Yellow-crested spangle

 

Locality
Assam, India (northern)
Last Record
Before 1909 (1930's?)
Rediscovered in
5 May 2009
IUCN status
TSE forum thread
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Choudhury, Kushal. (2010). [url=https://threatenedtaxa.org/ZooPrintJournal/2010/April/o230326iv10831-834.pdf]Rediscovery of two rare butterflies Papilio elephenor Doubleday, 1845 and Shijimia moorei Leech, 1889 from proposed Ripu-Chirang Wildlife Sanctuary, Assam, India[/url]. Journal of Threatened Taxa 2(4): 831-834.

https://insectnet.proboards.com/thread/3317/photo-rediscovery-papilio-elephenor