Nacaduba pendleburyi pendleburyi  Corbet, 1938

Nacaduba pendleburyi pendleburyi ♀ Up. Nacaduba pendleburyi pendleburyi ♀ Un.
♀, 1995.01.25. Surat Thani, Thailand.

ON : Nacaduba asaga pendleburyi Corbet, 1938
OD : Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 87(5):129-131, pl.1, figs.26,♂,29,♀.
TL : Pahang, Fraser's Hill. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, {Singapore}
Nacaduba pendleburyi pendleburyi map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 19.Jul.1936. Fraser's Hill, 4200 ft., Pahang, Malay Peninsula. H.M.Pendlebury (NHML)
Allotype ♀, 24.Oct.1933. Fraser's Hill, 4000 ft., Pahang, Malay Peninsula. H.M.Pendlebury (NHML)

Records taken from Literature

Nacaduba pendleburyi pendleburyi ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 34, figs.66,♀,♀(Un). (Surat Thani)

Specimens Examined

Surat Thani : Khao Poata., 1995.01.25. 1♀ S.Ruangrit (YI).
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Ek-Amnuay,[2007] recorded this species from Ranong, but it was a misidentification of Nacaduba pactolus.
The butterfly is rare in Thailand. Hitherto, only one female specimen is known.


Corbet, A.S.,1938 : A Revision of the Malayan species of the Nacaduba group of Genera (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 87(5):125-146, pl.1.

Tite, G.E.,1963 : A Synonymic List of the Genus Nacaduba and Allied Genera (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae).
Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 13(4):69-116, 91 tf, 2 pls. London.

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