Butterflies of Thailand

The butterflies on this list were photographed in Chiang Mai, Koh Lanta, Aonong, Railay, Phuket and Bangkok.

PAPILIONIDAE
Papilioninae

Common Mime (Papilio clytia clytia)
Common Mormon (Papilio polytes romulus)
Great Mormon (Papilio memnon agenor)
Lime Butterfly (Papilio demoleus malayanus)
Banded Peacock (Papilio palinurus palinurus)
Common Rose (Pachliopta aristolochiae goniopeltis)
Common Bluebottle (Graphium sarpedon luctatius)
Great Zebra (Graphium xnocles kephisos)
Common Jay (Graphium doson evemonides)
Tailed Jay (Graphium agamemnon agamemnon)
Common Batwing (Atrophaneura varuna astorion)
Common Clubtail (Losaria coon doubledayi)
Golden Birdwing (Troides aeacus aeacus)
Common Birdwing (Troides helena cerberus)
Parnassiinae
PIERIDAE
Pierinae – The Whites
Painted Jezebel (Delias hyparete indica )
Painted Jezebel (Delias hyparete metarete)
Redspot Jezebel (Delias descombesi descombesi)
Psyche (Leptosia nina malayana)
Psyche (Leptosia nina nina)
Indian Cabbage White (Artogeia candida indica)
Large Cabbage White (Pieris brassicae nepalensis)
Small Cabbage White (Pieris rapae crucivora)
Common Wanderer (Pareronia anais anais)
Common Albatross (Appias albina darada)
Yellow Orange Tip (Ixias pyrene yunnanensis)
Chocolate Albatross (Appias lyncida vasava)
Spot Puffin (Appias lalage lalage)
Striped Albatross (Appias libythea olferna)
Great Orange Tip (Hebomoia glaucippe glaucippe)
Coliadinae
Lemon Emigrant (Castopsilia pomona pomona)
Orange Emigrant (Catopsilia scylla cornelia)
Three-spot Grass Yellow (Eurema blanda silhetana)
Tree Yellow (Gandaca harina burmana)
Hill Grass Yellow (Eurema simulatrix tecmessa)
Hill Grass Yellow (Eurema simulatrix sarinoides)
Anderson’s Grass Yellow (Eurema andersoni andersoni)
Common Grass Yellow (Eurema hecabe hecabe)
NYMPHALIDAE
Limenitidinae
Common Sailor (Neptis hylas papaja)
Common Sailor (Neptis hylas kamarupa)
Common Commander (Moduza procris procis)
Knight (Lebadea martha martha)
Knight (Lebdea martha malayana)
Common Earl (Tanaecia julii mansori)
Common Earl (Tanaecia julii xiphiones)
Violet-bordered Viscount (Tanaecia clathrata violaria)
Gray Count (Cynitia lepidea sthavara)
Mango Baron (Euthalia aconthea garuda)
Burmese Lascar (Lasippa tiga siaka)
Common Lascar (Pantoporia hordonia hordonia)
Perak Lascar (Pantoporia paraka paraka)
Common Sergeant (Athyma perius perius)
Common Archduke (Lexias pardalis dirteana)
Common Archduke (Lexias pardalis jadeitina)
Clipper (Parthenos sylvia apicalis)
Clipper (Parthenos sylvia lilacinus)
Apaturinae
Charaxinae
Malayan Yellow Nawab (Polyura moori moori)
Heliconiinae
Rustic (Cupha erymanthis lotis)
Leopard Lacewing (Cethosia cyane euanthes)
Red Lacewing (Cethosia biblis tisamena)
Orange Lacewing (Cethosia methypsea methypsea)
Malay Lacewing (Cethosia hypsea hypsina)
Common Leopard (Phalanta phalantha phalantha)
Common Cruiser (Vindula erota erota)
Julia Butterfly (Dryas iulia)
Danainae
Plain Tiger (Danaus chrysippus chrysippus)
Glassy Tiger (Parantica aglea melanoides)
Common Tiger (Danaus genutia genutia)
Broad Blue Tiger (Tirumala limniace limniace)
Dark Blue Glassy Tiger (Ideopsis vulgaris macrina)
Common Indian Crow (Euploea core godartii)
Spotted Black Crow (Euploea crameri bremeri)
Striped Blue Crow (Euploea mulciber mulciber)
Siam Tree Nymph (Idea leaconoe siamensis)
Satyrinae
Common Evening Brown (Melanitis leda leda)
Common Palmfly (Elymnias hypermnestra agina)
Common Palmfly (Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis)
Common Palmfly (Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria)
Tawny Palmfly (Elymnias panthera panthera)
Bamboo Treebrown (Lethe europa niladana)
Red-tailed Forester (Lethe sinorix sinorix)
Straight-banded Fivering (Ypthima fasciata torone)
Common Fourring (Ypthima huebneri)
Dark-eyed Fivering (Ypthima yunosukei)
Great Fivering (Ypthima dohertyi dohertyi)
Jewel Fourring (Ypthima lisandra bara)
Singor Fivering (Ypthima singorensis singorensis)
Common Fivering (Ypthima baldus baldus)
Common Fivering (Ypthima baldus newboldi)
Malayan Fivering (Ypthima nebulosa)
Bright-eye Bushbrown (Mycalesis nicotia)
Annam Bushbrown (Mycalesis annamitica annamitica)
Burmese Bushbrown (Mycalesis perseoides)
Chinese Bushbrown (Mycalesis gotama charaka)
Cyclops Bushbrown (Mycalesis mnasicles perna)
Common Bushbrown (Mycalesis perseus cepheus)
Dark-branded Bushbrown (Mycalesis mineus macromalayana)
Intermediate Bushbrown (Mycalesis intermedia)
Lilacine Bushbrown (Mycalesis francisca sanatana)
Nigger (Orsotriaena medus medus)
Purple Bushbrown (Mycalesis orseis nautilus)
Libytheinae
Club Beak (Libythea myrrha sanguinalis)
Nymphalinae
Peacock Pansy (Junonia almana almana)
Lemon Pansy (Junonia lemonias lemonias)
Grey Pansy (Junonia atlites atlites)
Chocolate Pansy (Junonia iphita iphita)
Yellow Pansy (Junonia hierta hierta)
Blue Pansy (Junonia orithya wallacei)
Common Jester (Symbrenthia lilaea luciana)
Autumn Leaf (Doleschallia bisaltide continentalis)
Indian Leaf Butterfly or Orange Oakleaf (Kallima inachus siamensis)
Great Eggfly (Hypolimnas bolina jacintha)
Danaid Eggfly (Hypolimnas misippus misippus)
Biblidinae
Angled Castor (Ariadne ariadne pallidior)
Common Castor (Ariadne merione tapestrina)
Cyrestinae
Wavy Maplet (Chersonesia rahria rahria)
Morphinae
Palmking (Amathusia phidippus phidippus)
Common Duffer (Discophora sondaica zal)
Great Duffer (Discophora timora timora)
Calinaginae
LYCAENIDAE
Riodininae
Abnormal Judy (Abisara abnormis)
Poritinae
Miletinae
Common Brownie (Miletus chinensis learchus)
Divided Brownie (Miletus ancon ancon)
Great Brownie (Miletus symethus petronius)
Siamese Brownie (Miletus archilochus siamensis)
Plain Brownie (Miletus croton croton)
Curetinae
Polyommatinae
Lesser Grass Blue (Zizina otis lampa)
Silver Forget-me-not (Catochrysops panormus exiguous)
Forget-me-not (Catochrysops strabo strabo)
Lime Blue (Chilades lajus tavoyanus)
Peablue or Long-tailed Blue (Lampides boeticus)
Violet Fourline Blue (Nacaduba subperusia lysa)
Opaque Sixline Blue (Nacaduba beroe gythion)
Angled Pierrot (Caleta decidia decidia)
Straight Pierrot (Caleta roxus pothus)
Common Cerulean (Jamides celeno celeno)
Common Cerulean (Jamides celeno aelianus)
Dusky Cerulean (Jamides virgulatus nisanca)
Metallic Cerulean (Jamides alecto ageladas)
White Cerulean (Jamides pura pura)
Indian Cupid (Everes lacturnus lacturnus)
Hedge Cupid (Bothrinia chennelli celastroides)
Plain Cupid (Chilades pandava pandava)
Dark Grass Blue (Zizeeria karsandra)
Gram Blue (Euchrysops cnejus cnejus)
Pale Grass Blue (Zizeeria maha maha)
Tiny Grass Blue (Zizula hylax hylax)
Lesser Grass Blue (Zizina otis sangra)
Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon rosimon)
Zebra Blue (Leptotes plinius)
Theclinae (Hairstreaks, Sunstreaks, Oakblues etc.)
Yamfly (Loxura atymnus continentalis)
Common Imperial (Cheritra freja freja)
Common Oakblue (Arhopala centaurus nakula)
Lycaeninae
HESPERIIDAE
Coeliadinae
Pyrginae
Tawny Angle (Ctenoptilum vasava vasava)
Chestnut Angle (Odontoptilum angulatum angulaatum)
Common Snow Flat (Tagiades japetus atticus)
Hainan Dawnfly (Capita hainana arooni)
Hesperiinae
Common Wight (Iton semamora semamora)
Common Banded Demon (Notocrypta paralysos asawa)
Tree Flitter (Hyarotis adrastus praba)
Yellow Grassdart (Taractrocera archias quinta)
Chestnut Bob (Lambrix salsala salsala)
Small Banded Swift (Pelopidas mathias mathias)
Dwarf Banded Demon (Notocrypta pria)
Detached Dart (Potanthus trachala tytleri)
Extra-spot Swift (Caltoris bromus bromus)
Pale Spotted Coon (Psolos fuligo)
Rice Swift (Borbo cinnara)
Purple Swift (Caltoris tulsi tulsi)
MOTHS
GEOMETRIDAE
Geometrinae
Walker (Dysphania subrepleta)
Zygaenidae
Buttler Moth (Histia flabellicornis cometaris)
SATURNIIDAE
Saturniinae
Atlas Moth (Attacus atlas)
Unidentified – Thailand

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