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  • A Revision to the Common Names of Butterflies Part 7 : An Analysis and Discussion of Name Changes



    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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    JitLeangFoo

    Which Erionota?

    Thanks Dr Seow. I will look out for more caterpillars.

    Yes, the leaf shelter is different from the E.hiraca that I have raised before.

    JitLeangFoo 21-Mar-2017, 12:07 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    Which Erionota?

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    Male Erionota acroleuca (= hiraca )

    Underside HW dark contrasted ,speckled .The upper half narrowing of the band less obvious.

    Psyche 20-Mar-2017, 08:16 PM Go to last post
    JitLeangFoo

    Which Erionota?

    What about this - E.torus or E.hiraca? This is a wild specimen recorded yesterday.

    JitLeangFoo 20-Mar-2017, 02:00 PM Go to last post
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