Euploea klugii erichsonii

C & R Felder 1865 - The Brown King Crow

Koh Samui only.

A rare species which is getting to the southernmost limits of its range. Very similar to Euploea eunice, but it lacks the blue sheen on the forewings of the latter.

This species is found on the edge of forests and in nearby secondary vegetation.

Flight Period



65 - 85mm

Early Stages

Only partially known

Larval Foodplant

Ficus hispida (Moraceae)


Sri Lanka, India, through Burma to the Malay Peninsular only to the far north of mainland Malaysia (Kedah).