Drupadia theda renonga

Corbet 1938 - Dark Posy

Koh Pha Ngan only. Larger than the much more common Drupadia ravindra.

Found in forested locations, and occasionally at their edges.

Flight Period



28 - 35mm

Early Stages

Known. More detailed life history information is available from the following resource: ButterflyCircle Blog (courtesy of Dr. Horace Tan.)

Larval Foodplant

Combretum sondaicum (Combretaceae)


Peninsular Thailand, Malaysia and Myanmar. Many other subspecies found in S. Peninsular Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore, as well as Northern Thailand, and also as far as the Philippines and Sulawesi.