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  • Title
    Records of Cigaritis zhengweilie Huang, 1998 (Lepidoptera: Theclinae) from Arunachal Pradesh, India and southeastern Tibet, China, and a note on Cigaritis elwesi (Evans, [1925])
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    A specimen of Cigaritis zhengweilie Huang (1998) collected from Anini, Upper Dibang Valley District, Arunachal Pradesh, India is recorded and illustrated together with a paratype of Cigaritis zhengweilie chayuensis from Chayu county, southeastern Tibet. Brief diagnostic notes on seperating this species from Cigaritis syama and Cigaritis nipalicus. A note on Cigaritis elwesi.
    Attribution
    Purnendu Roy, Journal of Threatened Taxa, Vol 8, No 13 (2016); pp. 9568–9573 http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2243.8.13.9568-9573
  • Title
    Callerebia dibangensis (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Satyrinae), a new butterfly species from the eastern Himalaya, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    A new species of butterfly in the genus Callerebia (Butler, 1867) is described from the Upper Dibang Valley District, Arunachal Pradesh, India. A combination of very distinctive characters: large size; highly rounded wings; striking under hindwing white scales; distinctive under hindwing tornal ocelli; large round forewing orange apical spot and a dark brown under ground colour distinguishes this butterfly from any other Callerebia species.
    Attribution
    Roy P. (2013). Journal of Threatened Taxa 13(5) pp. 4725-4733; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o3293.4725-33