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    This is the final part of this series, where we continue our discussion on some recent name changes/updates in the book, Butterflies of Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand by Dr Laurence Kirton. It is noted that many of the name "updates" were common names that reverted to the original common names found in Evans' "The Identification of Indian Butterflies" published by the Bombay Natural History Society in 1927. Back then, this reference was probably the most comprehensive work available in the butterfly world.

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    Tshulthrim

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    Thank you Dr. Soew��

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    Psyche

    Callerebia spp

    This is also Callerebia scanda.



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    Psyche Today, 03:54 AM Go to last post
    Tshulthrim

    Callerebia spp

    Greetings from Bhutan!!!
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    Thank you so much, sir. Also I came to know that S. cephala will never have spots reduced like in most of my individuals.

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    Psyche

    Doubtful IDs from Nepal

    They are all fairly typical dsf Scobura isota.


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    Psyche 16-Sep-2021, 07:20 PM Go to last post
    Nawab

    Doubtful IDs from Nepal

    Thank you, sir. I need a serious confirmation on this one. Scobura isota isnt reported from Nepal before, and I found a bunch of these in east, near Sikkim

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