SaletaraAndrew V. Z. Brower
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A sexually dimorphic genus distributed from the Nicobar Islands to New Guinea. Parsons (1999) states that there are four allopatric species/subspecies that replace one another across the range of the genus.
Corbet AS, Pendlebury HM, and Eliot JN. 1992. The butterflies of the Malay Peninsula. Malayan Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur.
Parsons M. 1999. The butterflies of Papua New Guinea: their systematics and biology. Academic Press, San Diego.
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