Euploea phaenareta castelnaui   Felder & Felder,[1865]

♀, 1983.04.13. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, 1994.03.30. Than To, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Euploea castelnaui   Felder & Felder,[1865]
OD : Reise Fregatte Novara, Lep. Rhop. (2):315-316.
TL : Malacca Interior. (BMNH)



Distribution :
S.Myanmar, P.Thailand, Langkawi, Malaysia, Singapore.

Synonym

Euploea phoebus  Butler,1866 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1866(2):270.  TL. Penang.


Type Materials Information

castelnaui ; Syntype 1♀, Malacca castelnais. designated by P.Ackery,1996. (BMNH. examined.)
phoebus ;
Syntype 1♂, Rh6697, Moulmein. designated by P.Ackery,1996. (BMNH. examined.)
Syntype 1♀, Rh6698, Penang. designated by P.Ackery,1996. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Euploea corus drucei ; Godfrey,1932a : 266. (Songkhla: Wang Sai)
Euploea phaenareta castelnaui ; Pinratana,1977 : 87, fig.D32,♂. (Peninsular)
Euploea phaenareta castelnaui ; Pinratana,1992 : 69,74, pl.88, fig.31,♂,♀. (Chumphon / Ranong / Trang)
Euploea phaenareta castelnaui ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 214, pl.79, fig.D31b,♀,♀(Un). (Phang-nga)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.   1983.04.13   1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Satun, Ko Tarutao.     1987.03.17   1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)

Notes
Literature

Felder, C. & R. Felder,1865-1875 :
Rhopalocera. In Reise der Osterreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen Commodore B. von Wullerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band:
Abtheilung. Wien : vi + 548 + [1] pp in 5 parts, 140 pls.

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.

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