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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.

    Read the full article @ http://butterflycircle.blogspot.sg/2...rflies_24.html
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    JitLeangFoo

    Which Erionota?

    Thank you.

    JitLeangFoo Yesterday, 03:34 PM Go to last post
    Tai LA

    ID help please

    Thank you Dr Seow!

    Tai LA 13-Jul-2019, 01:25 AM Go to last post
    Psyche

    ID help please

    1. Likely to be a female Tanaecia (Cynitia) flora female.

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    Psyche 12-Jul-2019, 08:37 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    Which Erionota?

    Post 8.

    Perfect. You have E. thrax & 2 E. torus.
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    Psyche 12-Jul-2019, 07:04 PM Go to last post
    JitLeangFoo

    Which Erionota?

    Last week I found 3 pupae on my banana.

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    JitLeangFoo 12-Jul-2019, 12:14 PM Go to last post
    Tai LA

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