Photos for easy identification
The fore wings are brown. In the middle of the wing there is a chain of white spots.
The underside of Graphium schubotzi is very similar to the upside.
The hind wings of Graphium schubotzi are brown. The edge is wavy. Next to the body there is a large, white area with dark veins.
The underside is very similar to the upside. But, next to the body there are two additional, black spots.
The body (abdomen) is black. The thorax and the head are black. The underside of the abdomen is yellowish.
Sex differences: ---
The first description of this butterfly was in 1913 by Schultze. There are no subspecies.
Protection provisions / Red List
- CITES: (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora):
- EU regulation on trading with species of wild Fauna and Flora
- IUCN Red List of threatened species:
Similar and closely-related species
Graphium schubotzi Schultze 1913
Classification / Taxonomy / Family tree
- Kingdom: ANIMALIA
- Phylum: ARTHROPODA
- Class: INSECTA
- Order: LEPIDOPTERA
- Suborder: DITRYSIA
- Superfamily: PAPILIONOIDEA
- Family: PAPILIONIDAE
- Subfamilie: PAPILIONINAE
- Tribe: LEPTOCIRCINI
- Genus: GRAPHIUM
- Specific name: SCHUBOTZI