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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.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. 2017. Graphium sarpedon Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Bluebottle. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.31. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/557/Graphium-sarpedon
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