Neptis sedata  Sasaki,1982

Neptis sedata ♂ Up. Neptis sedata ♂ Un. Neptis sedata ♀ Up. Neptis sedata ♀ Un.
♂, 1992.03.19. Yala, Thailand. ♀, 2016.04.30. Yala, Thailand.

ON : Neptis sedata Sasaki,1982
OD : Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 33(1/2) : 40-43, figs.1(HT,♂),2(HT,♂Un),
3(PT,♀),4(PT,♀Un), 5(♂genitalia), 6(♀genitalia).
TL : near Taiping, West Malaysia.(♂, Kyushu University)



Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala), W.Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo.

Neptis sedata Map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 1976.iii.7. near Taiping, West Malaysia. (Kyushu University)
Paratypes :
1♂, 1977.vi. near Taiping, West Malaysia. ; 1♂, 1979.iv. Kampong Sahom, West Malaysia. ;
1♀, 1978.vi. near Taiping, West Malaysia. ; 1♀, 1979.viii. Cameron Highland, West Malaysia.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Neptis sedata ; Inayoshi,2007 : 21, figs.1♂,2♂(Un). (Yala)
Neptis sedata ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 398, pl.172, figs.N241,♂,♂(Un). (Than To)
Neptis sedata ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 73, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Than To WF)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Yala : 1♂ 1♀.
Than To dist., 1992.03.16. 1♂ Y.Inayoshi (YI) ; Betong dist., 2016.04.30. 1♀ Y.Inayoshi (YI).
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Notes
This is the first record from Thailand.
The butterfly is uncommon in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.350m - 600m) and is found on the edge of the forest.

Literature

Sasaki, K.,1982 : A New Species of the Genus Neptis Fabricius (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae) from West Malaysia.
Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 33(1/2) : 40-43, 6 figs.

2006.12.20 - 2020.07.31.

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