Charaxes (Charaxes) bernardus (Fabricius, 1793)




65 - 90 mm
Tawny Rajah
ചെമ്പഴകൻ
白带螯蛱蝶
チャイロフタオ

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
EuphorbiaceaeTriadica sebiferaChinese tallow
FabaceaeAdenanthera pavonina
Falcataria moluccanaMoluccan albizia
Tamarindus indicaTamarind
LauraceaeCinnamomum camphoraCamphor tree
Litsea glutinosaSoft Bollygum
Litsea populifolia
MeliaceaeAglaia elaeagnoideaDroopy Leaf
Aglaia lawii

Known subspecies

SpeciesAuthorLocus typicus
Charaxes (Charaxes) bernardus bernardusFabricius, 1793
Charaxes (Charaxes) bernardus crepaxFruhstorfer, 1914
Charaxes (Charaxes) bernardus hieraxC. & R. Felder, 1866
Charaxes (Charaxes) bernardus mahawediFruhstorfer, 1914
Distribution
Images
Female, upperside.

© Albert Lau
China, 香港
Female, upperside.

© Albert Lau
China, 香港
Adult, underside.

© Albert Lau
China, 香港
Adult, underside.

© Albert Lau
China, 香港
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