Nacaduba angusta kerriana

Distant 1886 - The White Lineblue

This species is uncommon on Samui. It is to be found in secondary vegetation and forest clearings.

It is easily identifiable owing to its paleness and the presence of a large hindwing spot in space 6 of the underside.

Flight Period

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26 - 30mm

Early Stages

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

Larval Foodplant

In Singapore, it has been bred on Entada spiralis (Fabaceae)


Southern Myanmar, Central and Peninsular Thailand, Malaysia, Sumatra and recently rediscovered in Singapore. Other subspecies found in Northern Myanmar and Northern Thailand.