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Cupitha Moore, 1884
Cupitha Moore, 1884; J. asiat. Soc. Bengal 53 Pt.II (1) : 47, TS: Cupitha tympanifera Moore
Cupitha (Hesperiinae) ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 66

Cupitha purreea (Moore, 1877)
S.India, Sikkim - Burma, S.Yunnan, Andamans, Thailand, Laos, Langkawi, Malaysia, Tioman, Borneo, Sumatra, Nias, Java, Philippines, Sulawesi. See [About maps] Wax Dart
Pamphila purreea Moore, 1877; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1877 (3) : 594, pl. 58, f. 10, TL: Andamans
Cupitha tympanifera Moore, 1884; J. asiat. Soc. Bengal 53 Pt.II (1) : 48, TL: Pegu, Burma
Pamphila verruca Mabille, 1889; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : lxxxiv, TL: Nias
Pamphila lycorias Mabille, 1893; REF#: 54, TL: Java
Cupitha purreea alara Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 29, TL: Celebes
Cupitha purreea, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Cupitha purreea ; [BOW: pl. 186, f. 15]; Inoue & Kawazoe, 1967, Tyō to Ga 17 (1-2) : 6, f. 115-118; [BMP: 362, pl. 54, f. 54]; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 67

Larva on Terminalia paniculata, T. bellirica, Combretum ovalifolium [BMP]



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References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BMP]
Eliot (Ed.), Corbet & Pendlebury, 1992; The Butterflies of The Malay Peninsula; 4th edition; ISBN 983-9681-05-2
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[CiNii]
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/
[LAMAS-2005]
Gerardo Lamas; Entomofauna 26 (6): 57-100; A Bibliography of the Zoological Publications of Hans Fruhstorfer (1886* - 1922+)
[Yutaka Inayoshi]
A Check List of Butterflies in Indo-China; Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM


Some related literature:
Fruhstorfer, 1911
Neue Hesperiden des Indo-Malayischen Faunengebietes und Besprechung verwandter Formen Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (2): 9-24 (1 February), (3): 25-40 (1 March), (4): 41-56 (1 April), (5): 57-72 (1 May), (6): 73-79, pl. 1 (1 June)
Inoue & Kawazoe, 1967
Hesperiid butterflies from South Vietnam (4) Tyō to Ga 17 (1-2) : 1-17
Mabille, 1889
[no title] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : ix-x,[9-10], : lxxxiv-lxxxv,[84-85], : xcix-c,[99-100], : cxlix-cl,[149-150], : clv-clvi,[155-156], : clxvii-clxix,[167-169], : clxxxiii-clxxxiv,[183-184]
Moore, 1877
The Lepidopterous Fauna of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1877 (3) : 580-632, pl. 58-60
Moore, 1884
Descriptions of some new Asiatic diurnal Lepidoptera; chiefly from specimens contained in the Indian Museum, Calcutta J. asiat. Soc. Bengal 53 Pt.II (1) : 16-52
Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003
The butterflies of Sulawesi: annotated checklist for a critical island faunda Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 3-268, pl. 1-16


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