On the latter returning a complete sot of the species to the museum Mr. [...] Distant's " Rhopalocem Malayans " gives a fairly complete and carefully worked out account of the butterflies of the Malay 'Peninsula to which the present collection bears considerable resemblance but the butterflies of Tenasserim seem like the birds to have a greater number of species with Indian than with Malayan affinities. [...] A. male specimen from Tavoy seems to agree with the plate of this fine species from Siam but is smaller and wants the white dot on tho upperside of the forewing in the second median interspaco. [...] Both sexes of the winter and dry-season form of the species from Tavoy. [...] Three males from Tavoy and one from Ponsekai which ngreo with the types of this species in the British Museum and Indian Museum Calcutta.
|XXII.—List of the Lepidopterous Insects Collected in Tavoy and in Siam During 1884-85 by the Indian Museum Collector under C.E. Pitman Esq. C.I.E. Chief Superintendent of Telegraphs. Part II. Rhopalocera.—by H.J. Elwes F.Z.S. and Lionel De Nicéville F.E.S.||413-442||unknown|