Neptis jumbah jumbah  Moore, [1858]

ON : Neptis jumbah Moore, [1858]
OD : in Horsfield & Moore,
Cat. Lep. Mus. East India Co. (1):167, pl.4a, fig.5,♀.
TL : Calcutta, India. (♀, NHML)
Distribution : N.India to Myanmar, P.Thailand (Ranong dist.).
Neptis jumbah jumbah Map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♀, Calcutta, India. (NHML)
Allotype ♂, 'Deccan' (NHML)

Records taken from Literature

Neptis jumbah jumbah ; Pinratana,1979 : 47, fig.N77,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)
Neptis jumbah jumbah ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 49, pl.28, fig.70,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)
Neptis jumbah jumbah ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 390, pl.169, fig.N73,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)
Neptis jumbah jumbah ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 402, pl.174, fig.N248,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)
Neptis jumbah jumbah ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 78. (by literature)

Specimens Examined

Ranong : 2♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
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This species is very localized and it has been known only a few records in Thailand.
According to Mr.Antonio Giudici, the butterfly is only found at seaside mangrove forests. Further distributional research is needed.


Horsfield, T. & Moore, F.,[1858] :
A catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Honourable East-India Company. Vol.1.
London. East India Co.

Neptis jumbah jumbah ♂ Neptis jumbah jumbah ♀
♂, Ranong, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2006.02.20 - 2022.06.30.

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