Euthalia teuta rayana  Morishita, 1968

Euthalia teuta rayana ♂ Up. Euthalia teuta rayana ♂ Un. Euthalia teuta rayana ♀ Up. Euthalia teuta rayana ♀ Un.
♂, Satun (Koh Tarutao), Thailand. ♀, Satun (Koh Tarutao), Thailand.
Euthalia teuta rayana ♂ Up. Euthalia teuta rayana ♂ Un. Euthalia teuta rayana ♀ Up. Euthalia teuta rayana ♀ Un.
♂, Satun (Koh Tarutao), Thailand. ♀, Satun (Koh Tarutao), Thailand.
Euthalia teuta rayana ♂ Up. Euthalia teuta rayana ♂ Un. Euthalia teuta rayana ♀ Up. Euthalia teuta rayana ♀ Un.
♂, Satun (Koh Tarutao), Thailand. ♀, Satun (Koh Tarutao), Thailand.

ON : Euthalia teuta rayana Morishita, 1968
OD : Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 19(3/4):66, figs.21C(HT,♂),
♂(PT),♂(PT),21D♀(PT)
TL : Langkawi. (♂)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Koh Tarutao), Langkawi.

● ssp.teuta
ssp.affinis
ssp.goodrichi
ssp.rayana
Euthalia teuta rayana map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 10.May.1966. Langkawi Island. K.Morishita leg.
Paratypes : 2♂ 1♀, same locality as Holotype.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Euthalia teuta rayana ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 82, pl.52, fig.155c♂. (Satun: Tarutao Is.)
Bassarona teuta rayana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 454, pl.201, figs.N164c♂,♀. ('Satun' [Koh Tarutao])
Euthalia teuta rayana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 466, pl.206, figs.N330c♀(Tarutao). ('krabi' [loc.err.]; 'Satun' [Koh Tarutao]) (in part)
Bassarona teuta rayana ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 112, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Tarutao Is)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Satun (Koh Tarutao) : 6♂ 4♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is common in montane forest at low elevations (Alt.10m - 30m) and frequently comes to rotten fruits that has fallen to the ground.
The width of male discal band on the upperside is rather variable, but it is generally wider than in other subspecies.


Literature

Morishita, K.,1989 : Notes on the Butterflies of the Langkawi Islands, north-western extremity of Malaysia, with descriptions of new subspecies.
Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 19(3/4):61-69, 22 figs.


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