Charaxes borneensis praestantius  Fruhstorfer,1914

Charaxes borneensis praestantius ♂ Up. Charaxes borneensis praestantius ♂ Un.
♂, 1995.04.06. Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Charaxes borneensis praestantius Fruhstorfer,1914
OD : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:738.
TL : Malay Pen. (NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, Singapore.
Charaxes borneensis praestantius map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Charaxes borneensis praestantius ; Inayoshi,2007 : 22, figs.5,♂,6,♂(Un). (Ranong: Muang Chone)
Charaxes borneensis praestantius ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 366, pl.156, figs.N196,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)
Charaxes borneensis praestantius ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 132. (by literature)
Charaxes borneensis praestantius ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2020- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Yala) (accessed: 2021.07.20)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 2♂.
Suk Samran dist., 1995.04.06. 1♂ S.Ruangrit (YI).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂ (photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is uncommon in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.400m - 1200m).
The population in Ranong seems different from the populations in Yala and W.Malaysia. Further taxonomic study is needed.


Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1914 : 6. Familie: Nymphalidae in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9
737-744. (19.May.1914)


Charaxes borneensis praestantius ♂ Charaxes borneensis praestantius ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

2006.12.10 - 2021.07.31.

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