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Bhutanitis ludlowi Gabriel, 1942

Vazrick Nazari
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Containing group: Bhutanitis

Introduction

Bhutantis ludlowi is known only from the type series collected in the Trashiyangsi valley in northeastern Bhutan (Type locality) in 1933 and 1934 (Gabriel, 1942). Recently it has also been collected in China, southwestern Sezchuan (Coote, 2000; Anonymous [2005]). Practically nothing is known about the life history of this species. For further information, see Collins and Morris (1985).

References

Anonymous, [2005]. Papilionidae of the World. Accessed December 2005.

Collins, N.M., Morris, M.G., 1985. Threatened Swallowtail Butterflies of the World: The IUCN Red data book. Gland, Switzerland. 401 pp.

Coote, L., 2000. CITES identification guide - Butterflies: Guide to the Identification of Butterfly Species Controlled Under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora. Ottawa: Canadian Wildlife Service.

Gabriel, A.G., 1942. A new species of Bhutanitis (Lep. Papilionidae): Bhutanitis ludlowi sp. nov. The Entomologist 75:189.

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Scientific Name Bhutanitis ludlowi
Location Bhutan
Comments Type specimen
Acknowledgements The Natural History Museum Picture Library
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Copyright © The Natural History Museum, London
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Vazrick Nazari
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

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