Neptis zaida putoia  Evans,1932

Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Up. Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Un. Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Up. Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Un.
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂, Tak, Thailand.
Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Up. Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Un. Neptis zaida putoia ♂ genitalia Neptis zaida putoia ♂ genitalia
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Tak, Thailand.

ON : Neptis zaida putoia Evans,1932
OD : Ident. Indian Butts. (2nd ed.) : 170.
TL : Tha Ton, W.Dawnas. (♂, NHML)




Distribution : S.Myanmar, W.Thailand.
Neptis zaida putoia Map

Type Material Information

♂, Type (red), Tha Ton, W.Dawnas, 3000ft. 9-3-26. (W.H.Evans,1932-274) (NHML, examined)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Neptis zaida putoia ; Eliot,1969 : 102. (Siam)
Neptis zaida  ; Godfrey,1930 : 280. (by literature Moore, Lep.Ind.4:20 / Siam from Grosse-Smith collection.)
Neptis sankara guiltoides ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.170, figs.78a,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Neptis zaida putoia ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 394, pl.171, figs.N85a,♂,♂(Un). (Umphang)
Neptis zaida putoia ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 407-408, pl.176, figs.N261a,♂,♂(Un). (Umphang)
Neptis zaida putoia ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 82, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Umphang)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Tak : 14♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
This is localized species however is not rare in the habitats. Female is still unknown. The butterfly is found in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.900m - 1200m).
Neptis zaida
Comparison of 4 subspecies

Literature

Evans, W.H.,1932 : The identification of Indian butterflies. second edition revised.
Bombay nat. Hist. Soc., Madras : 10+454pp, 32 pls, 9f.

Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Neptis zaida putoia ♂
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂, Tak, Thailand.
Neptis zaida putoia ♂ Neptis zaida putoia ♂
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂, Tak, Thailand.

2006.02.20 - 2020.09.30.

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