Butterfly

Description
The label on this specimen is hard to read but we think it says that the butterfly was collected in ‘Loeboe Sikaping’ in West Sumatra. It belongs to Mr. Symington’s Lepidoptera collection that was donated to the Museum in 1942.
Accession Loan No.
20/1942/1345
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
butterfly
Simple Name
insect: butterfly
Full Name
PIERIDAE: Prioneris hypsipyle Weymer, 1887:
Dimensions
width 70 mm
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Symington, Mr L D (from the collection of)
Collection County
Sumatra
Collection Country
Indonesia
Collection Area Region
South-East Asia
Collection Continent
Asia
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
PERIRIDAE
Genus
Prioneris
Species
hypsipyle

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