Euthalia anosia bunaya  Fruhstorfer, 1913

ON : Euthalia anosia bunaya Fruhstorfer, 1913
OD : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:674.
TL : Malay Pen.

Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala; Narathiwat), W.Malaysia.

● ssp.anosia
Euthalia anosia bunaya map

Type Material Information

Lectotype ♀, Malacca Eichhorn. designated by T.Yokochi,1997. (ZMHU) ; Yokochi,1999 : 177, fig.25(LT,♀).

Records taken from Literature

Euthalia anosia bunaya ; Pinratana,1979 : 77, figs.N133b♂. (Narathiwat; Yala)
'Euthalia anosia bunaya ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 75, pl.52, fig.136b♂(Malaysia).'
'Euthalia anosia bunaya ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 434, pl.191, fig.N141b♂(Malaysia).'
'Euthalia anosia bunaya ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 444, pl.195, fig.N307b♂(Malaysia).'
'Euthalia anosia bunaya ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 103. (by literature)'
Euthalia anosia bunaya ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2024- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Yala) (accessed: 2024.05.13)

Specimens Examined

Yala : 1♂ (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


The butterfly is rare in montane forest at low elevations. There are only a few records from the southernmost part of Thailand.
Based on its distribution, I tentatively treat it as this taxon. However, the exact subspecies is uncertain due to lack of specimens. Confirmation by specimens is needed.


Fruhstorfer, H.,1913 : 6. Familie: Nymphalidae in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9
665-680. (13.Jan.1913)

Yokochi, T.,1999 : Type series of the tribe Euthalini (Rhopalocera, Nymphalidae) in Zoologisches Museum, Humboldt Universitat (ZMHU), Berlin, with designation of lectotypes and some notes
Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 50(3):173-192.

Euthalia anosia bunaya ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

2007.02.10 - 2024.05.31.

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