Neptis magadha charon  Butler,1867

Neptis magadha charon ♂ Up. Neptis magadha charon ♂ Un. Neptis magadha charon ♀ Up. Neptis magadha charon ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Neptis charon Butler,1867
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (3)20:400, pl.9, fig.1.
TL : Singapore. (♀, NHML)




Distribution : P.Thailand (Phetchaburi and Southward), W.Malaysia.
Neptis magadha charon Map

Type Material Information

Type ♀, #999836, Singapore. (NHML, photo examined)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Neptis magadha charon ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 80, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Kam Puan)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Phetchaburi : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.) : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂ 1♀ (incl.photo by E.Ikari).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is not uncommon in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.300m - 700m).

Literature

Butler, A.G.,1867 : Descriptions of new or little-known species of Asiatic Lepidoptera.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (3)20:399-405, 2pls.

Neptis magadha charon ♂ Neptis magadha charon ♂
♂, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2020.09.30 - 2021.08.31.

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