Euploea klugii

Euploea klugii Moore, 1858 – King Crow
Family- Nymphalidae

Euploea klugii klugii Moore, 1858 – Blue King Crow



Male on puddle. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 09-09-2014


Male on puddle. Ventral view. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 09-09-2014

Euploea klugii kollari C. & R. Felder, 1865 – Brown King Crow



An individual feeding on Ziziphus oenoplia flower. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 05-11-2014


An individual feeding on Ziziphus oenoplia flower. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 05-11-2014

Status: Rare. Habit and Habitat: Flight slow. Restricted in the mixed-evergreen forests of high elevation. Found on bushes of forest edge, trail and often seen puddle on wet sand. Similar with Euploea core but lack of white discal spot. Sub species Euploea klugii klugii have blue fore wing and Euploea klugii kollari have brown fore wing with post discal and submarginal spots. Local Distribution: Southeast and northeast regions. Range: Bangladesh and India