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 ♂, 1936.vii.19. Fraser's Hill, 4200 ft., Pahang, Malay Peninsula. H.M.Pendlebury (NHML)
Allotype ♀, 1933.x.24. 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 the species from Ranong however it was an misidentification of Nacaduba pactolus.
The butterfly is rare in Thailand and hitherto is known only one female specimen shown above.


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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