Pratapa icetoides calculis

H H Druce 1895 - Smoky Blue Royal

This species was found, for the first time, in August 2007 by Masashi Maruyama. No other specimens are known from the Islands. However, this is a species that normally keeps to the canopy of forests, so coming across this species is a matter of chance.

Flight Period



23 - 27mm.

Early Stages

Not known.

Larval Foodplant

Not known.


Peninsular Thailand, West Malaysia and Java. Other subspecies from India, through northern Thailand to China.