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Neptis nata Moore, 1857 – Clear Sailer

Subspecies in India:

(1) Neptis nata hampsoni Moore, 1899 – Sahyadri Clear Sailer
(2) Neptis nata yerburii Butler, 1886 – West Himalayan Clear Sailer
(3) Neptis nata adipala Moore, 1872 – Khasi Clear Sailer
(4) Neptis nata evansi Eliot 1969 – Andaman Clear Sailer.
This species has also been mentioned as Burmese Sailer in the past.

  The subspecies hampsoni is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.


Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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  The subspecies hampsoni is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Saji, K. 2019. Neptis nata Moore, 1857 – Clear Sailer. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.63. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/2142/Neptis-nata
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