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Castalius Hübner, [1819]
Pierrots
Castalius Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (5): 70, TS: Papilio rosimon Fabricius
Castalius (Lycaenidae) ; Moore, [1881], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (3): 82
Castalius (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 447; Hirowatari, 1992, Bull. Univ. Osaka Prefect. (B) 44 : 54; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 153

African Castalius have been moved into Tuxentius Larsen, 1982 and Zintha Eliot, 1973 (Castalius hinza (Trimen, 1864)).


Castalius rosimon (Fabricius, 1775)
Ceylon, India, Burma. See [About maps] Common Pierrot
Papilio rosimon Fabricius, 1775; Syst. Ent.: 523, no. 341, TL: Tranquebar, India
Papilio clyton Cramer, [1775]; Uitl. Kapellen 1 (1-7): pl. 67, f. F,G, TL: E.India
Papilio coridon Stoll, [1781]; in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (29-31): pl. 340, f. C-E (preocc.), TL: "Coromandel"
Papilio maimon Fabricius, 1775; Syst. Ent.: 534, TL: "Asia"
Castalius naxus Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (5): 70
Caleta chota Swinhoe, 1885; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1885 : 133, TL: NW.India
Castalius approximatus Butler, 1886; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 18 (105) : 186, TL: Burma
Castalius rosimon alarbus Fruhstorfer, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 886, TL: Andamans
Castalius rosimon baghavus Fruhstorfer, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 886, TL: NE.Sumatra; Bangka
Castalius rosimon adoniram Fruhstorfer, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 886, TL: E.Java
Castalius rosimon sostrus Fruhstorfer, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 886, TL: Bali
Castalius rosimon catrionus Fruhstorfer, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 886, TL: Lombok; Sumbawa
Castalius rosimon rosimon, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Castalius rosimon ; Moore, [1881], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (3): 83, (2): pl. 36, f. 2; Druce, 1895, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 (3) : 586; [BIR, 259]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 174, f. 52]; [BOR, 647]; [MRS, 670]; Hirowatari, 1992, Bull. Univ. Osaka Prefect. (B) 44 : 54; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154
[rosimon-1v.jpg] 982x740 (~85Kb) underside Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, a ruderal place and tree stand along behind the chain of hotels along the Jomtien Beach 25th January 2005, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [rosimon-2v.jpg] 710x833 (~68Kb) underside Thailand, Chantaburi Province, Khao-Khitchakut National Park, a park at the headquarters, 7th January 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [rosimon-3v.jpg] 696x740 (~46Kb) underside Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Si Racha environs, the Chan-ta-Then River valley at lower reaches, 14th January 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin
[rosimon-4.jpg] 600x400 (~39Kb) India: Guwahati, 17.11.2005, Photo © Kedar Tokekar [rosimon-4v.jpg] 600x400 (~63Kb) underside India: Guwahati, 17.11.2005, Photo © Kedar Tokekar

Larva on Paliurus, Ziziphus Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154


Castalius rosimon rosimon ; [BMP: 234, pl. 34, f. 23]

Larva on Ziziphus jujuba [BMP]

C. r. monrosi Semper, 1889
C. r. godarti Fruhstorfer, 1918
Timor, Wetar, Kissar Castalius rosimon f. godarti Fruhstorfer, 1918; Tijdschr. Ent. 61 (1/2) : 27
Castalius rosimon godarti ; [BAUR, 378]

Larva on Ziziphus jujuba [BAUR]

C. r. silas Fruhstorfer, 1922
Sulawesi Castalius rosimon silas Fruhstorfer, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 886, TL: Sulawesi
Castalius rosimon silas ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154

Castalius austini Heron, 1894
Castalius austini Heron, 1894; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 14 (80) : 103, TL: Damma I.

Castalius fasciatus (Röber, 1887)
Sulawesi. See [About maps] Plebeius fasciatus Röber, 1887; Corr.-Bl. Ent. Ver. Iris 1 (4) : 194, pl. 9, f. 15, TL: Banka Island
Tarucus fasciatus ; Bethune-Baker, [1918], Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1917 (2-4) : 292, pl. 17, f. 17; [BOR, 648]; Takanami, 1989, Tyō to Ga 40 (1) : 48
Castalius fasciatus ; Hirowatari, 1992, Bull. Univ. Osaka Prefect. (B) 44 : 54; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154
Banggai Castalius fasciatus fasciatus ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154
C. f. adorabilis Fruhstorfer, 1918
N.Sulawesi Castalius fasciatus adorabilis Fruhstorfer, 1918; Tijdschr. Ent. 61 (1/2) : 32, TL: N.Celebes, Toli-Toli
Tarucus fasciatus adorabilis ; [BOR, 648]
Castalius fasciatus adorabilis ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154

Castalius clathratus (Holland, [1891])
S.Sulawesi. See [About maps] Tarucus clathratus Holland, [1891]; Proc. Bost. Soc. 25: 71, pl. 5, f. 8
Tarucus clathratus ; Bethune-Baker, [1918], Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1917 (2-4) : 293, pl. 14, f. 16
Castalius clathratus ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154

Castalius fluvialis (Grose-Smith, 1895)
S.Sulawesi. See [About maps] Tarucus fluvialis Grose-Smith, 1895; Novit. Zool. 2 (4): 511, TL: S.Celebes
Castalius fluvialis ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 154


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Castalius hamatus Moore, [1881]; Lepid. Ceylon 1 (3): 84, (2): pl. 36, f. 6, 6a, TL: Ceylon
Castalius hamatus ; [NHM]


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References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BAUR]
D'Abrera, 1977; Butterflies of the Australian Region (2nd edn)
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[BIR]
Wynter-Blyth, 1957; Butterflies of the Indian Region; (1982 Reprint)
[BMP]
Eliot (Ed.), Corbet & Pendlebury, 1992; The Butterflies of The Malay Peninsula; 4th edition; ISBN 983-9681-05-2
[BOR]
D'Abrera, 1982, 1985, 1986; Butterflies of the Oriental Region, Part I-III
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[CiNii]
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[Kedar Tokekar]
India
[LAMAS-2005]
Gerardo Lamas; Entomofauna 26 (6): 57-100; A Bibliography of the Zoological Publications of Hans Fruhstorfer (1886* - 1922+)
[MRS]
Chou Io (Ed.); Monographia Rhopalocerum Sinensium, 1-2
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[Oleg Kosterin]
Institue of Cytology & Genetics; Siberian Division of Russian Academy of Sciences; Novosibirsk; e-mail: Oleg Kosterin; http://pisum.bionet.nsc.ru/kosterin/
[Yutaka Inayoshi]
A Check List of Butterflies in Indo-China; Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM


Some related literature:
Bethune-Baker, [1918]
A Revision of the genus Tarucus Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1917 (2-4) : 269-296, pl. 14-20
Butler, 1886
On a Collection of Lepidoptera made by Commander Alfred Carpenter, R. N., in Upper Burma, in the Winter of 1885-86 Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 18 (105) : 182-191
Cramer, [1775]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) Uitl. Kapellen 1 (1-7): 1-132, pl. 1-84 (1775), (8): 133-155, pl. 85-96 (1776)
Druce, 1895
A Monograph of the Bornean Lycaenidae Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 (3) : 556-627, pl. 31-34
Eliot, 1973
The higher classification of the Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera): a tentative Arrangement Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 373-505, 162fgs, pl. 1-6
Fabricius, 1775
Systema Entomologiae, sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus. Syst. Ent.: 832pp
Fruhstorfer, 1918
Revision der Gattung Castalius auf Grund der Morphologie der Generationsorgane Tijdschr. Ent. 61 (1/2) : 17-44, pl. 4-5 (15 July)
Fruhstorfer, 1922
Gattungen (8-19): Parelodina - Niphanda in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 856 (14 February 1921), : 857-864 (5 January 1922), : 865-872 (21 January, 1922), : 873-880 (15 April 1922), : 881-888 (18 April 1922), : 889-896 (16 May 1922), : 897-901 (16 March 1923)
Grose-Smith, 1895
Descriptions of new species of butterflies, captured by Mr. Doherty in the islands of the Eastern Archipelago, and now in the Museum of the Hon. Walter Rothschild at Tring Novit. Zool. 2 (2): 75-85, (4): 505-514
Heron, 1894
A Visit to Damma Island, East India Archipelago. Lepidoptera Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 14 (80) : 101-107
Hirowatari, 1992
A generic classification of the tribe Polyommatini of the Oriental and Australian regions (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Polyommatinae) Bull. Univ. Osaka Prefect. (B) 44 : 1-102
Hübner, [1819]
Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, 1816-[1826] Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): [1-3], 4-16 (1816), (2): 17-32 (1819), (3): 33-48 (1819), (4): 49-64 (1819), (5): 65-80 (1819), (6): 81-96 (1819), (7): 97-112 (1819), (8): 113-128 (1819), (9): 129-144 (1819), (10): 145-160 (1819), (11): 161-176 (1819), (12): 177-192 (1820), (13): 193-208 (1820), (14): 209-224 (1821), (15): 225-240 (1821), (16): 241-256 (1821), (17): 257-272 (1823), (18): 273-288 (1823), (19): 289-304 (1823), (20): 305-320 (1825), (21): 321-336 (1825), (22): 337-352 (1825), (23-27): 353-431 ([1825])
Moore, [1881]
The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 1-40, pl. 1-18 (Dec 1880), (2): 41-80, pl. 19-36 (Jan 1881), (3): 81-136, pl. 37-54 (Jun 1881), (4): 137-190, pl. 55-71 (Dec 1881)
Röber, 1887
Neue Schmetterlinge aus Indien Corr.-Bl. Ent. Ver. Iris 1 (4) : 185-202, pl. 7-9
Stoll, [1781]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (26b-28): 29-90, pl. 305-336 (1780), (29-31): 91-164, pl. 337-372 (1781), (32-32): 165-252, 1-29, pl. 373-400 (1782)
Swinhoe, 1885
On the Lepidoptera of Bombay and the Deccan. Part I-IV Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1885 : 124-148, pl. 9 (I. Rhopalocera), : 287-307, pl. 20-21 (II. Heterocera), : 447-476, pl. 27-28 (III. Heterocera), : 852-886, pl. 56-57 (IV. Heterocera)
Takanami, 1989
On some type specimens of Lycaenidae from South East Asia Tyō to Ga 40 (1) : 23-80
Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003
The butterflies of Sulawesi: annotated checklist for a critical island faunda Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 3-268, pl. 1-16


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