Pantoporia dindinga  (Butler,1879)

Pantoporia dindinga ♀ Up. Pantoporia dindinga ♀ Un.
♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Neptis dindinga Butler,1879
OD : Trans. linn. Soc. Lond.,(2)Zool. 1(8):542, pl.58, fig.6.
TL : Malacca. (♀, NHML)

Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, S.Yunnan, W.Malaysia, Borneo, Banka.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Pantoporia dindinga dindinga ; Eliot,1969 : 38. (Siam)
Pantoporia dindinga dindinga ; Pinratana,1979 : 42, figs.N63,♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Ranong)
Neptis dindinga dindinga ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 56, pl.35, figs.95,♀[♂],♂(Un). (Ranong)
Pantoporia dindinga ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 400, pl.174, figs.N99,♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Ranong)
Pantoporia dindinga ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 394, pl.170, figs.N232,♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Ranong)
Pantoporia dindinga ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 69. (by literature)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is rare and only three specimens have been known in Thailand, although is distributed from north to the peninsular.
In Chiang Mai, It was flying slowly over the undergrowth along a forest path in a montane semi-dried forest at alt.560m. Pantoporia hordonia, sandaka and paraka are found sympatric.


Literature

Butler, A.G.,1879 : The Butterflies of Malacca
Trans. linn. Soc. Lond., (2)Zool. 1(8):533-568, pl.68,69.


2006.02.20 - 2020.05.31.

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