Euploea modesta modesta   Butler,1866

modesta ♂ Up. modesta ♂ Un. modesta ♀ Up. modesta ♀ Un.
♂, 1991.03.21. Kampuan, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, 1987.03.17. Ko Tarutao, Satun, Thailand.
modesta ♂ Up. modesta ♂ Up. modesta ♀ Up. modesta ♀ Un.
♂, 1987.03.17. Ko Tarutao, Satun, Thailand. ♀, 1992.03.20. Than To, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Euploea modesta   Butler,1866
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1866(2):273.
TL : Siam. (BMNH)



Distribution :
Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Langkawi,
W.Malaysia.
modesta map

Synonyms

Crastia cupreipennis  Moore,[1879] : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):823.  TL. Hatsiega ; Houngduran source, Tenasserim.
Menama tavoyana  Moore,1883 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(3):265, pl.30, fig.6(♂).  TL. Tavoy, Tenasserim.
Menama mouhotii  Moore,1883 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(3):265-266, pl.31, fig.6.  TL. Cambodia.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Euploea modesta modesta ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 231. (Siam)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 231. (Salang Is.)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Godfrey,1916 : 118-119.
Euploea modesta modesta ; Godfrey,1930 : 238. (all over)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Godfrey,1931 : 193-194. (Ko Tao)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Godfrey,1932a : 266. (Peninsular)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Reeves,1967a : 122. (Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Pinratana,1977 : 78, fig.D21,♂,♀. (all over)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Pinratana,1992 : 65,72, pl.78, fig.21,♂,♀. (Petchaburi / Trang)
Euploae modesta modesta ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 20, fig.51♂. (Mukdahan: Ban Na Lak ; Ban Gok Tum / Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi ; Nam Tok Soi Sawan ; Phu Hin Dang)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 47. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Ma No Rom)
Euploae modesta modesta ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 198, pl.71, fig.D21,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Nakhon Nayok / Phetchaburi: Kaeng Krachan / Trat)

[ LAOS ]
Euploea modesta modesta ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 52, pl.34, figs.1♂,2♂(Un),3♀,4♀(Un). (TG / Pakse / Vientiane / Nam Ngum Dam)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 204, not fig. (List up only.)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Euploea modesta modesta ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 231. (Cambodja)
Euploea modesta f.modesta ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 24. (Cambodge)
Euploea modesta ; Onodera,2007 : 27, fig.30♂. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kuhlen)
Euploea modesta ; Onodera,2009 : 65. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kulen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Euploea modesta modesta ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 231. (S.Annam)
Euploea modesta f.modesta ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 24. (S.Annam)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Metaye,1957 : 101. (Central)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Metaye,1958a : 161, pl.2, fig.4. (Central / South)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Metaye,1958b : 176. (Trang Bom / Ben Nom / Dong Nai: Dinh Quan)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Morishita,1970 : 66, fig.15,♂♀. (Dinh Quan / Trang Bom / Vo Dat)
Euploea modesta modesta ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006 : 15, figs.D-24,♂♀. (Dong Nai: Thac Mai / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.   1984.03.06   2♂      Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.   1984.03.07   2♂      Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.   1983.03.27       1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Kampuan.             1991.03.21   1♂      Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Satun, Ko Tarutao.           1987.03.15   1♂      Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Satun, Ko Tarutao.           1987.03.17   5♂ 1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Yala, Than To.               1992.03.16   1♂      Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Yala, Than To.               1992.03.20       1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Lam Dong, Dambri.            2002.12.30       1♀  K.Saito (KS)

Notes
Literature

Butler, A.G.,1866 :
A Monograph of the diurnal Lepidoptera belonging to the genus Euploea, with Descriptions of many Species founded principally on the Specimens in the Collection of the British Museum.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1866(2):268-302, 15 figs, pl.29,30.

Moore, F.,[1879] : A list of the lepidopterous insects collected by Mr.Ossian Limborg in upper Tenasserim,
with descriptions of new species.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):821-859, 3 pls.

Moore, F.,1883 :
A Monograph of Limnaina and Euploeina, two Groups of Diurnal Lepidoptera belonging to the Subfamily Euploeinae;
with descriptions of new genera and species. Part II. Euploeina.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(3):253-324, pls.29-32.

1998.11.25 - 2012.05.15.