Euploea conbuom currently viewed as a subjective junior synonymAndrew V. Z. Brower
This rare species from Thailand and Vietnam, long confused with the local mimetic form of E. core, was redescribed as Euploea conbuom by Saito and Inayoshi (2006), a name subsequently synonymized by Monastyrskii and Vane-Wright (2009).
Monastyrskii, A. L. & Vane Wright, R. I. 2009. Identity of Euploea orontobates Frushstorfer, 1910 (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae), a milkweed butterfly from Thailand and Vietnam. Zootaxa 1991, 43-50.
Saito, K. & Inayoshi, Y. 2006. A new species of Euploea Fabricius, 1807 (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) from Vietnam. Butterflies, Japan 4, 21-33.
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Brower, Andrew V. Z. 2009. Euploea orontobates currently viewed as a subjective junior synonym. Version 02 February 2009 (under construction). http://tolweb.org/Euploea_orontobates/108210/2009.02.02 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/. Euploea conbuom