Pareronia anais anais

Lesson 1837 - The Common Wanderer

Koh Samui and Koh Pha Ngan.

This is a common species found at the edges of forests.

The female is found in two forms, the normal form (f. anais) , and the rarer f. lutea, which has yellow dusting on the basal area of the upperside hindwing.

Flight Period



60 - 85mm

Early Stages

Not fully known.

Larval Foodplant

Capparis heyneana (Capparidaeceae)


Southern China, Northern India and through the Peninsular to the extreme North of West Malaysia.