The list is made by L.Day (Koh Samui), A.Giudici (Koh Phangan), P.Kosierb (Koh Tao) & Y.Inayoshi
Last Update : 2022.11.30.
Basic list of Butterflies in Surat Thani Province (Islands part), Thailand.


Legend : The status of each species assumes observation at the right time and in the right place.
The status of each species assumes observation at the right place, right season and right time.
Explanation of rarity :
Very Common : Can always see it.
Common : Can almost always see it. (more often can see it)
Not Rare : Can see it often. (occasionally cannot see it)
Uncommon : Can see it occasionally. (more often cannot see it)
Rare : Seldom seen. It may be seen once every few years to a few decades.
Very Rare : Historical species (almost never seen)

Papilionidae 24 species
Pieridae 24 species
Danainae 24 species
Satyrinae 18 species
Morpinae 5 species
Charaxinae 2 species
Heliconiinae 13 species
Limenitidinae 31 species
Cyrestinae 5 species
Biblidinae 2 species
Apaturinae 3 species
Nymphalinae 12 species
Riodininae 6 species
Poritiinae 5 species
Miletinae 7 species
Curetinae 3 species
Lycaeninae 103 species
Hesperiidae 62 species
Total 349 species


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Papilionidae  (24 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Troides helena cerberus (Felder & Felder,1865)
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Common.
Troides aeacus malaiianus Fruhstorfer,1902
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Not rare.
Atrophaneura varuna varuna (White,1842)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Byasa adamsoni takakoae Uehara,2006
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Pachliopta aristolochiae asteris (Rothschild,1908)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Chilasa clytia clytia (Linnaeus,1758)
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Uncommon.
Papilio demoleus malayanus Wallace,1865
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Papilio demolion demolion Cramer,[1776]
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Not rare.
Papilio castor mahadeva Moore,[1879]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Papilio helenus helenus Linnaeus,1758
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Papilio iswara iswara White,1842
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Not rare.
Papilio polytes romulus Cramer,[1775]
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Very Common.
Papilio memnon agenor Linnaeus,1758
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Very Common.
Papilio prexaspes andamanicus Felder & Felder,1865
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Very rare, a single record is known until now.
Papilio palinurus palinurus Fabricius,1787
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Common.
Graphium sarpedon luctatius (Fruhstorfer,1907)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Graphium doson evemonides (Honrath,1884)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Graphium agamemnon agamemnon (Linnaeus,1758)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Graphium aristeus hermocrates (Felder & Felder,1865)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Graphium nomius swinhoei (Moore,1878)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Graphium antiphates toshikazui (Page, 2020)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Graphium macareus perakensis (Fruhstorfer,1899)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Graphium megarus megapenthes (Fruhstorfer,1902)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Lamproptera curius curius (Fabricius,1787)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.

Pieridae  (24 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Leptosia nina nina (Fabricius,1793)
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Very common.
Delias pasithoe parthenope (Wallace,1867)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Delias descombesi eranthos Fruhstorfer,1905
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Delias hyparete metarete Butler,1879
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Cepora nadina nadina (Lucas, 1852)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Cepora nerissa dapha (Moore,[1879])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Cepora iudith malaya (Fruhstorfer,1899)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Appias olferna olferna Swinhoe,1890
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Appias lyncida vasava Fruhstorfer,1910
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Appias albina darada (Felder & Felder,[1865])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Appias paulina distanti (Moore,1905)
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Uncommon.
Ixias pyrene verna H.Druce,1874
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Uncommon.
Hebomoia glaucippe glaucippe (Linnaeus,1758)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Pareronia anais anais (Lesson,1837)
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Common.
Catopsilia scylla cornelia (Fabricius,1787)
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Not rare.
Catopsilia pyranthe pyranthe (Linnaeus,1758)
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Common.
Catopsilia pomona pomona (Fabricius,1775)
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Very common.
Gandaca harina distanti Fruhstorfer,1910
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Eurema brigitta hainana (Moore, 1878)
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Not rare.
Eurema hecabe hecabe (Linnaeus,1758)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Eurema simulatrix tecmessa (de Nicéville,[1896])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Eurema blanda silhetana (Wallace, 1867)
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Common.
Eurema sari sodalis (Moore,1886)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Eurema andersonii andersonii (Moore,1886)
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Not uncommon.

Danainae  (24 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Danaus chrysippus chrysippus (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Very common.
Danaus genutia genutia (Cramer, 1779)
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Not rare.
Danaus melanippus hegesippus (Cramer, 1777)
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Common.
Danaus affinis malayana (Fruhstorfer, 1899)
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Uncommon.
Tirumala limniace limniace (Cramer, [1775])
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Uncommon.
Tirumala septentrionis septentrionis (Butler, 1874)
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Not rare.
Parantica aglea melanoides Moore, 1883)
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Common.
Parantica agleoides agleoides (Felder & Felder, 1860)
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Uncommon.
Parantica aspasia aspasia (Fabricius, 1787)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Parantica melaneus (Cramer, 1775)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Ideopsis similis persimilis (Moore, 1879)
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Very common.
Ideopsis vulgaris macrina (Fruhstorfer, 1904)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Euploea modesta modesta Butler, 1866
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare. The record of Koh Tao is based on Godfrey,1931.
Euploea crameri bremeri Felder & Felder, 1860
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Common.
Euploea core godartii Lucas, 1853
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Common.
* Euploea core graminifera (Moore, 1883)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Euploea algea limborgii Moore, [1879])
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The record of Koh Tao is based on Godfrey,1931.
Euploea eyndhovii gardineri (Fruhstorfer, 1898)
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Not rare.
Euploea sylvester harrisii Felder & Felder, [1865]
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Uncommon.
Euploea mulciber mulciber (Cramer, 1777)
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Very common.
Euploea tulliolus ledereri Felder & Felder, 1860
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Not rare.
Euploea phaenareta castelnaui Felder & Felder, [1865]
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Common.
Euploea klugii erichsonii Felder & Felder, [1865]
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Uncommon.
Euploea eunice leucogonis (Butler, 1879)
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Uncommon.
Euploea radamanthus radamanthus (Fabricius, 1793)
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Not rare.

Satyrinae  (18 species)
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Melanitis leda leda (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Not rare.
Melanitis phedima abdullae Distant, 1883
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Not rare.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria Moore, [1879]
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Very common.
Elymnias obnubila Marshall & Nicéville, 1883
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Elymnias nesaea lioneli Fruhstorfer, 1907
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Lethe europa malaya Corbet, 1941
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Lethe mekara gopaka Fruhstorfer, 1911
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Uncommon.
Xanthotaenia busiris busiris (Westwood, [1858])
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Common.
Orsotriaena medus medus (Fabricius, 1775)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Mycalesis fusca fusca (Felder & Felder, 1860)
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Uncommon.
Mycalesis perseus cepheus Butler, 1867
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Common.
Mycalesis perseoides (Moore, [1892])
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Common.
Mycalesis mineus macromalayana Fruhstorfer, 1911
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Common.
Mycalesis distanti (Moore, [1892]
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Not rare.
Mycalesis orseis nautilus Butler, 1867
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Uncommon.
Ypthima baldus newboldi Distant, 1882
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Ypthima singorensis singorensis Aoki & Uémura, 1984
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Uncommon.
Ypthima huebneri Kirby, 1871
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Very common.

Morphinae  (5 species)
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Faunis canens arcesilas Stichel, 1933
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Very common.
Amathusia phidippus phidippus (Linnaeus, 1763)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Zeuxidia amethystus amethystus Butler, 1865
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Uncommon.
Thauria aliris pseudaliris (Butler, [1877])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Discophora sondaica despoliata Stichel, 1902
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Uncommon.

Charaxinae  (2 species)
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Polyura athamas athamas (Drury, [1773])
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Common.
Charaxes bernardus crepax Fruhstorfer, 1914
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Common.

Heliconiinae  (13 species)
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Acraea terpsicore (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Very common.
Dryas iulia moderata (Riley, 1926)
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Common.
Cupha erymanthis erymantis (Drury, [1773])
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Very common.
Phalanta phalantha phalantha (Drury, [1773])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Phalanta alcippe alcippoides (Moore, [1900])
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Not rare.
Vagrans sinha sinha (Kollar, [1844])
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Uncommon.
Vindula erota erota (Fabricius, 1793)
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Common.
Cirrochroa tyche mithila Moore, 1872
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Common.
Cirrochroa emalea emalea (Guerin-Meneville, [1843])
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Uncommon.
Algia fasciata fasciata (Felder & Felder, 1860)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very Common.
Cethosia biblis biblis (Drury, [1773])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Cethosia methypsea methypsea Butler, 1879
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Cethosia cyane euanthes Fruhstorfer, 1912
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Very common.

Limenitidinae  (31 species)
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Pantoporia hordonia hordonia (Stoll, 1790)
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Not rare.
Pantoporia paraka paraka (Butler, 1879)
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Uncommon.
Lasippa heliodore heliodore (Fabricius, 1787)
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Not rare.
Lasippa tiga siaka (Moore, 1881)
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Common.
Lasippa monata monata (Weyenbergh, 1874)
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Not rare.
Neptis clinia leuconata Butler, 1879
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Not rare.
Neptis hylas papaja Moore, [1875]
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Very common.
Neptis nata gononata Butler, 1879
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Uncommon.
Neptis leucoporos cresina Fruhstorfer, 1908
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Uncommon.
Neptis omeroda omeroda Moore, [1875]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Neptis harita harita Moore, [1875]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Neptis miah batara Moore, 1881
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Not rare.
Neptis magadha charon Butler, 1875
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Uncommon.
Phaedyma columella martabana (Moore, 1881)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Athyma perius perius (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Not rare.
Athyma kanwa kanwa Moore, 1858
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Uncommon.
Athyma nefte subrata Moore, 1858
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Uncommon.
Moduza procris milonia (Fruhstorfer, 1906)
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Not rare.
Parthenos sylvia lilacinus Butler, 1879
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Common.
Lebadea martha rufulus Tsukada, 1991
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Common.
Tanaecia julii mansori Yokochi, 1993
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Tanaecia aruna aruna (Felder & Felder, 1860)
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Not rare.
Tanaecia pelea pelea (Fabricius, 1787)
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Common.
Cynitia cocytus aoyamai Saito & Inayoshi, 2014
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Common.
Euthalia adonia beata Fruhstorfer, 1905
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Not rare.
Euthalia phemius ipona Fruhstorfer, 1913
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Not rare.
Euthalia aconthea gurda Fruhstorfer, 1906
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Common.
Euthalia monina monina (Fabricius, 1787)
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Common.
Euthalia dunya dunya (Doubleday, [1848])
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Very common.
Euthalia teuta affinis (Lathy, 1900)
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Common.
Lexias pardalis dirteana (Corbet, 1941)
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Common.

Cyrestinae & Pseudergolinae  (5 species)
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Cyrestis themire themire Honrath, 1884
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Common.
Cyrestis cocles earli Distant, 1883
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Not rare.
Cyrestis thyodamas thyodamas Doyere, [1840]
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Uncommon.
Chersonesia intermedia intermedia Martin, 1895
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Common.
Chersonesia peraka peraka Distant, 1884
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Uncommon.

Biblidinae  (2 species)
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Ariadne ariadne pallidior (Fruhstorfer, 1899)
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Not rare.
Ariadne merione ssp.
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Not rare.

Apaturinae  (3 species)
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Rohana parisatis pseudosiamensis Nguyen-Phung, 1985
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Not rare.
Herona marathus angustata Moore, [1879]
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Uncommon.
Euripus nyctelius euploeoides Felder & Felder, [1867]
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Not rare.

Nymphalinae  (12 species)
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Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Rare.
Kaniska canace canace (Linnaeus, 1763)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Hypolimnas bolina jacintha (Drury, [1773])
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Very common.
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)
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Not rare.
Junonia iphita iphita (Cramer, 1779)
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Very common.
Junonia atlites atlites (Linnaeus, 1763)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Junonia almana almana (Linnaeus, 1758)
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Very common.
Junonia lemonias lemonias (Linnaeus, 1758)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Junonia orithya wallacei Distant, 1883
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Common.
Doleschallia bisaltide pratipa Felder & Felder, 1860
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Very common.
Doleschallia sp.
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Uncommon.
Rhinopalpa polynice eudoxia (Guerin-Meneville, 1840)
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Not rare.

Riodinidae  (6 species)
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Zemeros flegyas allica (Fabricius, 1787)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Abisara geza niya Fruhstorfer, 1914
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Abisara saturata maya Bennett, 1950
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Archigenes savitri albisticta (K. & T. Saito, 2005)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Taxila haquinus berthae Fruhstorfer, [1904]
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Not rare.
Stiboges nymphidia nymphidia Butler, 1876
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.

Poritiinae  (5 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Cyaniriodes libna andersonii (Moore, 1884)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Simiskina pharyge deolina (Fruhstorfer, 1917)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Simiskina phalena phalena (Hewitson, 1874)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Deramas jasoda jasoda (Nicéville, [1889])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Deramas nolens pasteuri Eliot, 1978
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.

Miletinae  (7 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Liphyra brassolis abbreviata Strand, 1911
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Miletus chinensis learchus Felder& Felder, [1865]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Miletus biggsii biggsii (Distant, 1884)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Allotinus sarrastes Fruhstorfer, 1913
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Allotinus unicolor unicolor Felder& Felder, [1865]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Allotinus substrigosus substrigosus (Moore, 1884)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Spalgis epius epius (Westwood, [1851])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.

Curetinae  (3 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Curetis saronis indosinica Fruhstorfer, 1908
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Curetis bulis stigmata Moore, 1879
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Curetis santana malayica (Felder & Felder, 1865)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.

Polyommatinae, Lycaeninae, Aphnaeinae & Theclinae  (103 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Castalius rosimon rosimon (Fabricius, 1775)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Discolampa ethion ethion (Westwood, [1851])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Caleta roxus pothus (Fruhstorfer, 1918)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Everes lacturnus rileyi Godfrey, 1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Neopithecops zalmora zalmora (Butler, [1870])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Megisba malaya sikkima Moore, 1884
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Acytolepis puspa lambi (Distant, 1882)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Celastrina lavendularis isabella Corbet, 1937
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Zizina otis otis (Fabricius, 1787)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Zizeeria karsandra (Moore, 1865)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Zizula hylax pygmaea (Snellen, 1876)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Famegana nisa (Wallace, 1866)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Chilades putli putli (Kollar,[1844])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Chilades lajus tavoyana Evans,1925
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Luthrodes pandava pandava (Horsfield,[1829])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Euchrysops cnejus (Fabricius, 1798)
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Very common.
Catochrysops strabo strabo (Fabricius,1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Catochrysops panormus exiguus (Distant, 1886)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Leptotes plinius (Fabricius,1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Jamides bochus nabonassar (Fruhstorfer, [1916])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Jamides celeno aelianus (Fabricius, 1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Jamides pura pura (Moore, 1886)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus (Rober, [1886])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Jamides alecto ageladas (Fruhstorfer, 1915)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Jamides ferrari evansi Riley & Corbet, 1938
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Nacaduba angusta kerriana Distant, 1886
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Nacaduba pactolus continentalis Fruhstorfer, 1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Nacaduba hermus swatipa Corbet, 1938
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Nacaduba subperusia lysa Fruhstorfer, 1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Nacaduba pavana vajuva Fruhstorfer,1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Nacaduba kurava nemana Fruhstorfer, 1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Nacaduba beroe neon Fruhstorfer, 1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Nacaduba berenice icena Fruhstorfer, 1916
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Nacaduba calauria malayica Corbet, 1938
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Ionolyce helicon merguiana (Moore, 1884)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Prosotas nora superdates (Fruhstorfer, 1916)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Prosotas dubiosa lumpura (Corbet, 1938)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Petrelaea dana (Nicéville, [1884])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Anthene emolus goberus (Fruhstorfer, 1916)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Anthene lycaenina miya (Fruhstorfer, 1916)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Spindasis syama terana (Fruhstorfer, 1912)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Spindasis lohita senama (Fruhstorfer, 1912)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Arhopala centaurus nakula (Felder & Felder, 1860)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common. The record of Koh Tao is based on Godfrey,1931.
Arhopala anthelus grahami Corbet, 1941
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Arhopala bazaloides bazaloides (Hewitson, [1878])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Arhopala aedias agnis Felder & Felder, [1865]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Arhopala lurida lurida Corbet, 1941
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Arhopala perimuta regina Corbet, 1941
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Arhopala antimuta antimuta Felder & Felder, [1865]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Arhopala democritus democritus (Fabricius, 1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Arhopala elopura dama Swinhoe, 1910
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Arhopala alitaeus mirabella Doherty,1889
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Arhopala aida aida Nicéville,1889
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Arhopala aurelia (Evans, 1925)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Arhopala selta selta (Hewitson, [1869])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Arhopala athada athada (Staudinger, 1889)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Arhopala silhetensis silhetensis (Hewitson,1862)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Arhopala vihara hirava Corbet, 1941
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Arhopala agaba abaga (Hewitson,1862)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Arhopala alaconia media (Evans,1957)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Arhopala asinarus tonguva (Grose-Smith,1887)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Arhopala fulla ignara Riley & Godfrey,1921
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Flos abseus indicus (Riley,1923)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Flos diardi capeta (Hewitson, [1878])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Flos apidanus ahamus (Distant, 1885)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Mahathala ariadeva ariadeva Fruhstorfer, 1908
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Surendra quercetorum quercetorum (Moore,[1858])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Iraota rochana masashimaruyamai Saito, 2013
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Amblypodia anita parva Eliot, 1980
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Catapaecilma major emas (Fruhstorfer, 1912)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Loxura atymnus fuconius Fruhstorfer, 1912
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Cheritra freja freja (Fabricius, 1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Drupadia ravindra moorei (Distant, 1882)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Drupadia rufotaenia ssp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Drupadia theda renonga (Corbet, 1938)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Drupadia scaeva scaeva (Hewitson, [1863])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Horaga onyx sardonyx Fruhstorfer, 1914
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Horaga syrinx maenala (Hewitson, 1869)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Horaga chalcedonyx ssp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Dacalana burmana burmana Moore, 1884
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Pratapa deva relata (Distant, 1884)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Pratapa icetoides calculis H.H.Druce, 1895
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Tajuria dominus dominus H.H.Druce, 1895
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Tajuria cippus cippus (Fabricius, 1798)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Purlisa gigantea gigantea (Distant, 1881)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Rachana jalindra burbona (Hewitson, [1878])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Neocheritra amrita amrita (Felder & Felder, 1860)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Remelana jangala travana (Hewitson, [1865])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncmmon.
Hypolycaena merguia skapane H.H.Druce, 1895
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Hypolycaena erylus teatus Fruhstorfer, 1912
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common. The record of Koh Tao is based on Godfrey,1931.
Hypolycaena amasa maximinianus (Fruhsrtorfer, 1912)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Hypolycaena othona othona Hewitson, [1865]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Deudorix epijarbas epijarbas (Moore, [1858])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Bindahara phocides phocides (Fabricius, 1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Rapala pheretima sequeira (Distant, 1885)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Rapala suffusa suffusa (Moore, [1879])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Rapala hades (Nicéville, 1895)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Rapala dieneces dieneces (Hewitson, [1878])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Rapala iarbus iarbus (Fabricius, 1787)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Rapala manea chozeba (Hewitson, [1863])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Rapala varuna orseis Hewitson, [1863]
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Araotes lapithis arianus Fruhstorfer, 1912
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.

Hesperiidae  (62 species)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao

Burara oedipodea oedipodea (Swainson, 1820)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Burara etelka etelka (Hewitson, [1867])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Bibasis sena uniformis Elwes & Edwards, 1897
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Hasora chromus chromus (Cramer, 1780)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Hasora malayana malayana (Felder, 1860)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Hasora badra badra (Moore, [1858])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Hasora vitta vitta (Butler, 1870)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Hasora leucospila leucospila (Mabille,1891)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Badamia exclamationis (Fabricius, 1775)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Celaenorrhinus asmara asmara (Butler, 1879)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Celaenorrhinus cameroni (Distant, 1882)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Pseudocoladenia dan dhyana (Fruhstorfer, 1909)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Coladenia laxmi sobrina Elwes & Edwards, 1897
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Sarangesa dasahara dasahara (Moore, [1866])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Gerosis limax dirae (Nicéville, 1895)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Tagiades japetus atticus (Fabricius, 1793)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Tagiades gana gana (Moore, [1866])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Tagiades parra naxos Evans, 1949
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Tagiades vajuna vajuna Fruhstorfer,1910
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Odontoptilum angulata angulata (C.Felder, 1862)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Caprona alida alida (Nicéville, 1891)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Astictopterus jama olivascens Moore,1878
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Ampittia dioscorides camertes (Hewitson, [1868])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Halpe porus (Mabille, [1877])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Halpe toxopea Evans,1932
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Iambrix salsala salsala (Moore, [1866])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Psolos fuligo fuligo (Mabille, 1876)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Ancistroides nigrita maura (Snellen, [1880])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Notocrypta paralysos asawa Fruhstorfer,1911
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Notocrypta curvifascia corinda Evans, 1949
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Udaspes folus (Cramer, 1775)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Suastus gremius gremius (Fabricius, 1798)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Suastus minutus aditia Evans, 1943
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Cupitha purreea (Moore, 1877)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Zographetus sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon. No specimen available for identification.
Hyarotis adrastus praba (Moore, 1865)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Hyarotis microstictum microstictum (Wood-Mason & Nicéville, [1887])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Quedara monteithi monteithi (Wood-Mason & Nicéville, [1887])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Isma iapis iapis (Nicéville, 1890)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Plastingia naga (Nicéville, [1884])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Salanoemia fuscicornis (Elwes & Edwards,1897)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Zela zeus optima (Fruhstorfer,1911)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Gangara thyrsis thyrsis (Fabricius, 1775)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Erionota torus torus Evans, 1941
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Erionota thrax thrax (Linnaeus, 1767)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Matapa aria (Moore, [1866])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Matapa cresta Evans,1949
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.
Unkana ambasa batara Distant, 1886
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Hidari irava (Moore, [1858])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Very common.
Oriens gola pseudolus (Mabille, 1883)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Potanthus pamela (Evans,1934)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Rare.
Potanthus sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare. No specimen available for identification.
Telicota sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare. No specimen available for identification.
Cephrenes acalle niasicus (Plötz,1886)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Parnara bada bada (Moore,1878)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
The record of Koh Tao is based on Godfrey,1931.
Parnara sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare. No specimen available for identification.
Borbo cinnara (Wallace, 1866)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare.
Pelopidas sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common. No specimen available for identification.
Polytremis lubricans lubricans (Herrich-Schaffer, 1869)
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Common.
Baoris sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Not rare. No specimen available for identification.
Caltoris sp.
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon. No specimen available for identification.
Caltoris tulsi tulsi (Nicéville, [1884])
Koh SamuiKoh PhanganKoh Tao
Uncommon.


Notes

The list is based on the following collections (P.Sukkit, P.Kosierb, A.Cotton, K.Saito, E.Ikari & Y.Inayoshi), photo archive (L.Day, A.Giudici & K.Yano), and Godfrey,1931 : On A Collection of Butterflies from Kaw Tao, Kimura et al.,2011-2016: The Butterflies of Thailand. Based on Yunosuke KIMURA Collection vol.1-3. All specimens and photos are confirmed by Y.Inayoshi.


2022.11.30.

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