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Papilio nephelus (Black-and-white helen swallowtail)

Synonyms: Papilio chaon chaonulus; Papilio chaon dispensator; Papilio chaon ducenarius; Papilio chaon duketius; Papilio chaon durius; Papilio chaon f. chaonidis; Papilio chaon f. leucantha; Papilio chaon rileyi; Papilio nubilus; Papilio uranus

Wikipedia Abstract

Papilio nubilus is a rare species of swallowtail butterfly from the genus Papilio that can be found in Borneo.Previously listed as a distinct species ( D'Abrera 1982, Munroe 1961), but now regarded (by Collins & Morris 1985, Tsukada & Nishiyama 1982: 307) as an interspecific hybrid between Papilio nephelus and Papilio polytes.
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Prey / Diet

Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Toddalia asiatica (orange climber)[2]
Zanthoxylum ovalifolium[2]
Zanthoxylum rhetsa[2]

Distribution

Brunei; Indonesia; Laos; Malaysia; Thailand; Vietnam;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández 2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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