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Neptis hylas Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Sailer

Subspecies in India:

(1) Neptis hylas varmona Moore, 1872 – Indian Common Sailer
(2) Neptis hylas andamana Moore, 1877 – Andaman Common Sailer
(3) Neptis hylas nicobarica Moore, 1877 – Car Nicobar Common Sailer
(4) Neptis hylas sambilanga Evans, 1932 – South Nicobar Common Saile

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Saji, K., A. Soman, and M. Bhakare. 2014. Neptis hylas Linnaeus, 1758 – Common Sailer. In K. Kunte, S. Kalesh & U. Kodandaramaiah (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.10. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/480/Neptis-hylas
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