Arhopala aida aida


de Niceville 1889 - White-stained Oakblue

A medium to small species, part of the Alitaeus Group, which can be recognised by the underside forewing bearing a costal spot in space 11, above the central cell spot.

A forest dweller, it can be recognised by the whitish wash on the underside.

Flight Period

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Wingspan

29 - 33mm

Early Stages

Not known

Larval Foodplant

Not known

Range

Southern Myanmar, Peninsular Thailand and Northern Malaysia. Another subspecies is found in the rest of Malaysia.