Graphium sarpedon Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Bluebottle
Subspecies in India:
(1) Graphium sarpedon sarpedon Linnaeus, 1758 – Oriental Common Bluebottle. Another subspecies, Graphium sarpedon sirkari Page & Treadaway, 2013, was described recently. Until recently, Graphium teredon Felder & Felder, 1864 – Narrow-banded Bluebottle, was treated as a subspecies under this species. Further notes on this taxonomic change will be added here later.
Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. 2017. Graphium sarpedon Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Bluebottle. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.34. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.