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  • Entomology 162901 MCZ Entomology
  • Neptis nycteus
  • whole animal (pinned)
  • [no specific locality data]
  • [no higher geography data]
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-07-25)
Identifications
Neptis nycteus de Nicéville, 1890
Animalia Arthropoda Ditrysia Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera Glossata Papilionoidea Nymphalidae Limenitidinae Neptini Neptis nycteus
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: legacy
Lepidoptera Linnaeus, 1758
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Pterygota Lepidoptera
Identified by [no agent data]
Nature of ID: expert ID
Remarks: N. THISBE, Men
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: [no higher geography data]
Specific Locality: [no specific locality data]
Verbatim Locality: [no verbatim locality data]
Locality Remarks: Generic '[no specific locality data]' record. *PLEASE DO NOT EDIT*
Collecting Source: unknown
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2014-07-25)
Collectors
[no agent data]
Identifiers
additional number: Unknown:17
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pinned) unknown in collection 1
Attributes
life stage: Adult
  Fred Taylor
collection: A. G. Weeks Collection
  Fred Taylor
Remarks: according to Seitz the Indian and Burman form is columella = ophiana, the Ceylon from is Nalanda Fruhs. The Andaman form amorosca Fruhs. You sent Neptis columnella as the wet weason form of ophiana. You sent it before as the dry season form.
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