Iraota timoleon wickii  Eliot,1980

ON : Iraota timoleon wickii Eliot,1980
OD : Malayan Nat. J. 33(3/4):149, fig.9.
TL : Genting Ridge, Selangor/Pahang border, W.Malaysia. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala), W.Malaysia.

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 1977.iv.23. Genting Ridge, 3800 ft., Selangor/Pahang border, W.Malaysia. W.A.Freming (NHML)
Paratypes 2♂, 1972.iii.1 & 1975.x.7. same locality as holotype (in coll. Fleming) ; 5♂, 1965.vii.1, 1966.ii.15,,,, Pahang, Fraser's Hill. (in coll. Fleming)

Records taken from Literature

Iraota timoleon wickii ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 35, fig.75,♂. (Yala: Betong dist.)
Iraota timoleon wickii ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2018- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Yala)

Specimens Examined

Yala : 1♂ (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
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The first record in Thailand is taken photo by Mr.Satawan Atdhabhan on 30.Jan.2015 in Betong dist., Yala.


Eliot, J.N.,1980 : New Information on the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
Malay. Nat. J. 33(3/4):137-155.

Iraota timoleon wickii ♂
♂, 2015.01.30. Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

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