Amblypodia anita parva  Eliot, 1980

ON : Amblypodia anita parva Eliot, 1980
OD : Malay. Nat. J. 33(3/4):148, fig.8.
TL : Rompin, Pahang, Malaysia.
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia.
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Amblypodia anita parva map

Records taken from Literature

Horsfieldia anita anita ; Godfrey,1930 : 327-328. (Songkhla: Tepa) (in part)
Amblypodia anita anita ; Les Day,2011-2022 : Samui Butterflies, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Koh Samui) (accessed: 2022.07.01)
Amblypodia anita parva ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 94, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Kho Samui ; Songkhla)

Specimens Examined

Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.) : 1♂ 1♀ (photo by A.Giudici).
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The populations in P.Thailand are tentatively treated as this taxon following Kimura et al.,2014. However it is most likely to be the nominotypical subspecies. Further taxonomic study is needed.


Eliot, J.N.,1980 : New information on the butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
Malay. Nat. J. 33(3/4):137-155, 16 figs.

Amblypodia anita parva ♂ Amblypodia anita parva ♀
♂, Surat Thani, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♀, Surat Thani, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2019.08.31 - 2022.07.31.

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