Neptis zaida prasobchoki  Saito & Inayoshi,2014

Neptis zaida prasobchoki ♂ Up. Neptis zaida prasobchoki ♂ Un.
♂, 1993.03.22. Kaeng Krachan, Phetchaburi, Thailand. Holotype

ON : Neptis zaida prasobchoki Saito & Inayoshi,2014
OD : Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 65:10, figs.55(HT,♂),(HT,♂Un).
TL : Kaeng Krachan, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (♂, in coll. Y.Inayoshi)

Distribution : P.Thailand (Phetchaburi).
Neptis zaida prasobchoki Map

Type Material Information

Holotype ♂, 1993.iii.22. Kaeng Krachan, Phetchaburi, Thailand. P.Sukkit leg. (in coll. Y.Inayoshi, examined. The holotype will be preserved in NHML)

Records taken from Literature

Neptis zaida prasobchoki ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 82. (by literature)

Specimen Examined

Phetchaburi : Kaeng Krachan dist., 1993.03.22. 1♂ (Holotype), P.Sukkit (YI)
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The butterfly is rare and only holotype is known shown above.
It is very similar to ssp.putoia, however this subspecies has pure white band on the upperside whereas putoia has creamy-white one.
Neptis zaida
Comparison of 4 subspecies


Saito, K. & Y. Inayoshi,2014 : Some notes of Limenitidinae from Indochina.
Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 65:4-19.

2014.07.12 - 2020.09.30.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.