Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Coelitis euptychioides (C. & R. Felder, 1867) humilis (Butler, 1867)

Locally common where it occurs. Lowland forest with thickets of rattan and palms.

Habitat indicator
RSP
WV
PG
VF
FTR
SC
LWDF
LWPF
LMEF
UMN
MN







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Frequency observation chart: (S marks the usual occurences, H marks an unusually high occurence, F for first record)

2016
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2017
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 S21
S21 

S21








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Above pictures 24 June 2017 @ 10:47

 10:11

10:11

11:11

11:40
Above pictures of  males: 29 May 2017

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A female: 29 May 2017 @ 10:24

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Potanthus pamela (Evans)

Uncommon skipper found mostly in open verdures of mid elevations.

Habitat indicator
RSP
WV
PG
VF
FTR
SC
LWDF
LWPF
LMEF
UMN
MN








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Frequency observation chart: (S marks the usual occurences, H marks an unusually high occurence, F for first record)

2017
Jan
Feb
Mac
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
 S3(F)
S3











2018
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Above a female from mid elevation: 14 Jan 2017 @ 15:35

Sunday, May 14, 2017

The Lesser Pierrot, Taraka mahanetra (Doherty)

Small white butterfly with uneven dark greyish brown markings. Feeble in flight, more so then T. hamada. Rare and confined to hills.

Habitat indicator
RSP
WV
PG
VF
FTR
SC
LWDF
LWPF
LMEF
UMN
MN








 X



Frequency observation chart: (S marks the usual occurences, H marks an unusually high occurence, F for first record)

2016
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Mac
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2017
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Feb
Mac
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 S5(F)

S






2018
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Above pictures of a female from montane zone: 13 May 2017 @ 13:30


Above pictures of a male from mid elevation @ 900M: 02 July 2017 @ 16:00