Neptis clinia leuconata

Butler 1879 - The Clear Sailor

Koh Samui only.

This species can be distinguished from other members of the Genus, by the underside forewing cell streak and triangular spot, which in this species are sullied and nearly conjoined.

This is a weak flyer, found at forest edges and secondary vegetation.

Flight Period



40 - 50mm

Early Stages

Not known.

Larval Foodplant

Not known .


Peninsular Thailand and Malay Peninsular. Other subspecies from India to S. E. China, Sundaland including Palawan.