Neptis armandia pila  Tytler,1940

Neptis armandia pila ♂ Up. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Un. Neptis armandia pila ♀ Up. Neptis armandia pila ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Neptis armandia pila ♂ Up. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Un. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Up. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Un.
♂, Xieng Khouang, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera) ♀, Xieng Khouang, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)
Neptis armandia pila ♂ Up. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Un. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Up. Neptis armandia pila ♂ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♂, Nan, Thailand.

ON : Neptis melba pila Tytler,1940
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:118.
TL : Loi Mwe, S.Shan States. (♂♀, NHML)




Distribution : Myanmar, N.Thailand, C.Laos (Xieng Khouang),
C.Vietnam (Kon Tum).
Neptis armandia pila Map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Neptis armandia pila ; Pinratana,1979 : 51, figs.N90,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Neptis armandia pila ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 53, pl.33, figs.85,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Neptis armandia pila ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 396, pl.172, figs.N88,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Neptis armandia pila ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 410, pl.178, figs.N264,♂,♂(Un). (Doi Inthanon)
Neptis armandia pila ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Chiang Mai) (accessed: 2020.10.05)
Neptis armandia pila ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 83, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Inthanon)

[ VIETNAM ]
Neptis armandia pila ; Monastyrskii,2005b : 150. (Kon Tum: Ngoc Linh)
Neptis armandia pila ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 37. (C: Kon Tum)
Neptis armandia pila ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(2):80-81. (C: Ngoc Linh ; Kon Ka Kinh)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai (Fang dist ; Chom Thong dist.) : 3♂ 1♀ (incl.photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Xieng Khouang : 1♂ 2♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
New to Laos.
The butterfly is uncommon in montane evergreen forest at moderate elevations (alt.1400m - 1600m).

Literature

Tytler, H.,1940 : Notes on Some New and Interesting Butterflies chiefly from Burma. Part.2.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:109-123.

Neptis armandia pila ♂ Neptis armandia pila ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2006.02.20 - 2020.10.31.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.