Arhopala perimuta regina


Corbet 1941 - Yellow-disc Oakblue

A small, rare species on Samui, only encountered twice, both times in the forests at Hin Lad Waterfall.

It is easily identified owing to the yellow discal area on the underside hindwing, as described in the English name for the species.

Flight Period

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Wingspan

25 - 30mm

Early Stages

Not known

Larval Foodplant

Not known

Range

Peninsular Thailand, Malaysia, Mergui Archipelago. Other subspecies found in Assam, myanmar and Northern Thailand.