[HOME] [INDEXES] < Life < Insecta < Lepidoptera < Ditrysia < Papilionoidea < Nymphalidae < Danainae
Idea Fabricius, 1807
Tree Nymphs Paper-butterflies
Idea Fabricius, 1807; Magazin f. Insektenk. (Illiger) 6: 283, TS: Papilio idea Linnaeus
Hestia Hübner, 1816; Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): 15, TS: Papilio lynceus Drury
Nectaria Billberg, 1820; Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 76 (unnec. repl. Idea Fabricius, 1807), TS: Papilio idea Linnaeus
Sabalassa Moore, 1883; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 217, TS: Hestia electra Semper
Idea, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Idaea ; Oberthür, 1880, Ann. Mus. Stor. nat. Genova 15 : 485 (missp.)
Nectaria (Euploeinae) ; Moore, [1880], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 2
Idea (Euploeina) ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228; [Wahlberg]; Brower, Wahlberg, Ogawa, Boppre & Vane-Wright, 2010, Syst. Biodiv. 8 (1): 84

Idea hypermnestra (Westwood, 1848)
Malaysia. See [About maps] Hestia hypermnestra Westwood, 1848; Cabinet Orient. Ent.: 75, pl. 37, f. 1, TL: Borneo
Hestia belia belina Fruhstorfer, 1898; Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 312, 315, TL: S.Borneo
Hestia belia vollenhoveni Fruhstorfer, 1898; Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 313, TL: Java
arbela Fruhstorfer, 1910²; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 221
Idea hypermnestra ; [BOW: pl. 156, f. 2]; [BOR, 196]; [MWB: 237, pl. 52, f. 294]

Larva on Parsonia helicandra [BMP] [MWB]

Borneo Idea hypermnestra hypermnestra ; [BOR, 196]
I. h. belia (Westwood, 1848)
Java Hestia belia Westwood, 1848; Cabinet Orient. Ent.: 75, pl. 37, f. 2, TL: Java
Idea hypermnestra belia ; [BOR, 196]
I. h. linteata (Butler, 1879)
Burma - Peninsular Malaya, Langkawi Hestia linteata Butler, 1879; Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) 1 (8) : 536, TL: Malaysia
Idea hypermnestra linteata, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Idea hypermnestra linteata ; [BMP: 109, pl. 12, f. 2]; [BOR, 196]
I. h. hera (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
Sumatra Hestia hypermnestra hera Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 57, TL: Deli, Sumatra
Idea hypermnestra hera ; [BOR, 196]

Idea leuconoe Erichson, 1834
Philippines - Borneo, Formosa. See [About maps] Siam Tree Nymph
Idea leuconoe Erichson, 1834; Nova Acta Leop. Carol. 16 (Suppl. 1): 283, TL: Luzon
Hestia riukiuensis Holland, 1893; Ent. News 4 (10) : 337, pl. 15, f. 1, TL: Riukiu (Loochoo) Is.
missilia Fruhstorfer, 1910²; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 221
Nectaria leuconoe nipponica Fruhstorfer, 1898; Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 316
kanamarui (Nomura, 1932) (Hestia); Mushi 4: 10, TL: Formosa
takabanis (Nomura, 1932) (Hestia); Mushi 4: 13, TL: Formosa
koshunus (Nomura, 1932) (Hestia); Mushi 4: 13
Hestia leuconoe karimondjawae van Eecke, 1933; Zool. Meded. 16 (6): 62, TL: Karimon Djawa
kodairai Sonan, 1936²; Zephyrus 6 (3/4) : 206, TL: Formosa
jacouleti (Watari, 1941) (Hestia); Zephyrus 9: 70, TL: Formosa
littoralis Talbot, 1941; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 91: 113
Idea leuconoë roepkei Nieuwenhuis, 1954; Tijdschr. Ent. 97 : 137, TL: Gedong Biara Estate, Kuala SImpang, Atjeh Timur, NE.Sumatra
Idea leuconoe kotoshoensis Murayama & Shimonoya, 1966; Tyô to Ga 15 (3/4) : 59, f. 11-12, TL: Kotosho, Formosa
Hestia leucothoe[sic] ; Butler, 1867, Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 5 : 469 (missp.)
Idea leuconoe ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 156, f. 4]; [BOR, 198]; [MWB: 237, pl. 52, f. 295, pl. IX, f. 92, pl. X, f. 108]; [MRS, 282]
Idea (idea) leuconoe ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229
[leuconoe-1mv.jpg] 870x597 (~30Kb) underside male Katsuren, Okinawa, Ryukyus, Japan, 8-93, Photo © S. Shuichi Haupt [leuconoe-2u.jpg] 700x533 (~112Kb) upperside Philippines, Photo © D. Smirnov [leuconoe-2v.jpg] 700x531 (~117Kb) underside Philippines, Photo © D. Smirnov

Larva on Parsonia, Tylophora hispida [BHR], Parsonsia helicandra, P. spiralis [MRS], Cynanchum formosanum [MWB]


Philippines (Luzon) Idea leuconoe leuconoe ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. clara (Butler, 1867)
Taiwan Hestia clara Butler, 1867; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 5 : 469, TL: Formosa
Idea leuconoe clara ; [BOR, 198]; [MRS, 282]

Larva on Parsonsia laevigata [MRS]

I. l. godmani (Oberthür, 1879)
Sangihe Idea godmani Oberthür, 1879; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1879 (3) : 230, TL: Sangir I.
Idea leuconoe godmani ; [BOR, 198]
Idea (Idea) leuconoe godmani ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229
I. l. obscura (Staudinger, 1889)
Philippines (Mindanao) Hestia leuconoe var. obscura Staudinger, 1889; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 2 (1) : 26
Idea leuconoe obscura ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. princesa (Staudinger, 1889)
Philippines (Palawan, Sulu) Hestia leuconoe var. princesa Staudinger, 1889; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 2 (1) : 26, TL: Palawan
Idea leuconoe princesa ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. engania (Doherty, 1891)
Sunda, Enggano leuconoe engania (Doherty, 1891) (Nectaria); J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 60 Pt.II (1) : 19, TL: Engano
Nectaria leuconoe engana[sic] ; Fruhstorfer, 1903, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 61 (missp.)
Nectaria leuconoe enganoensis[sic] ; Fruhstorfer, 1906, Ent. Zs. 20 (21): 146 (missp.)
Idea engania ; [BMP]
Idea leuconoe engania ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. nigriana (Grose-Smith, 1895)
Borneo Nectaria nigriana Grose-Smith, 1895; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 15 (89) : 456, TL: Taganae I.
Nectaria nigricans[sic] ; Fruhstorfer, 1898, Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 319 (missp.)
Idea leuconoe nigriana ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. natunensis (Snellen, 1895)
Natuna Is. Hestia leuconoe natunensis Snellen, 1895; Notes Leyden Mus. 17 : 119, TL: Natuna Is.
Idea leuconoe natunensis ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. javana (Fruhstorfer, 1896)
Java Hestia javana Fruhstorfer, 1896; Ent. Nachr. 22 (5) : 65, TL: NE.Java
Idea leuconoe javana ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. esanga (Fruhstorfer, 1898)
Talaud Is. Nectaria leuconoe esanga Fruhstorfer, 1898; Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 316, TL: Talaut Island
Idea leuconoe esanga ; [BOR, 198]
Idea (Idea) leuconoe esanga ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229
I. l. chersonesia (Fruhstorfer, 1898)
Peninsular Malaya, Singapore, Sumatra, Belitung Nectaria leuconoe chersonesia Fruhstorfer, 1898; Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 320
Idea leuconoe chersonesia ; [BMP: 109, pl. 12, f. 1]; [BOR, 198]
I. l. vedana (Fruhstorfer, 1906)
Batu Is. Nectaria leuconoe vedana Fruhstorfer, 1906; Ent Zs. 20 (15): 98, TL: Batu I.
Nectaria leuconoe vedana Fruhstorfer, 1906; Ent. Zs. 20 (21): 146, TL: Batu I.
Idea leuconoe vedana ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. solyma (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Philippines (Babuyanes) leuconoe solyma (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 222
Idea leuconoe solyma ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. moira Fruhstorfer, 1910²
Philippines (Basilan) leuconoe moira Fruhstorfer, 1910²; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 222
Idea leuconoe moira ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. samara (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Philippines (Samar) leuconoe samara (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 222
Idea leuconoe samara ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. athesis (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Philippines (Polillo Is.) leuconoe athesis (Fruhstorfer, 1911) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 275
Idea leuconoe athesis ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. gordita (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Philippines (Mindoro, Ticao) leuconoe gordita (Fruhstorfer, 1911) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 275, TL: Mindoro
Idea leuconoe gordita ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. vicetia (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Philippines (Dumaran) leuconoe vicetia (Fruhstorfer, 1911) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 275
Idea leuconoe vicetia ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. caesena (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Philippines (Bohol) leuconoe caesena (Fruhstorfer, 1911) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 275
Idea leuconoe caesena ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. fregela (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Philippines (Siargao) leuconoe fregela (Fruhstorfer, 1911) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 275
Idea leuconoe fregela ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. siamensis (Godfrey, 1916)
Thailand Hestia leuconoe siamensis Godfrey, 1916; J. nat. Hist. Soc. Siam 2 (2): 117, TL: Siam
Idea leuconoe siamensis, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Idea leuconoe siamensis ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. lasiaka (van Eecke, 1918)
Simeulue Hestia leuconoe lasiaka van Eecke, 1918; Zool. Meded. 4 (7) : 79, TL: Pulu Lasia
Idea leuconoe lasiaka ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. kwashotoensis (Sonan, 1928)
Japan leuconoe kwashotoensis (Sonan, 1928) (Hestia); Dbouts Zasshi 40: 461
Idea leuconoe kwashotoensis ; [MRS, 282]

Larva on Parsonsia laevigata [MRS]


Idea electra (Semper, 1878)
-. See [About maps] Hestia electra Semper, 1878; Verh. Ver. Nat. Unterh. Hamburg 3 : 106, TL: Taganito, E.Mindanao
Idea electra ; [BOR, 200]; [MWB: 238, pl. 53, f. 296, pl. VIII, f. 72]
Philippines (E.Mindanao, Taganito, Tota) Idea electra electra ; [BOR, 200]
I. e. harmonia (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Philippines (SE.Mindanao) electra harmonia (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 223
Idea electra harmonia ; [BOR, 200 (text only)]

Idea blanchardii Marchal, 1845
Sulawesi. See [About maps] Idea blanchardii Marchal, 1845; Revue Zool. 1845: 168, TL: N.Sulawesi
Idea tondana Vollenhoven, 1860; Tijdschr. Ent. 3 : 41, pl. 4, TL: Celebes
Hestia blanchardii silayara Martin, 1914; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 28 (1): 77
Idea blanchardi ; [EBW]; [BOR, 200]
Idea blanchardii ; [MWB: 238, pl. 53, f. 297]
Idea (Idea) blanchardii ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
N.Sulawesi, Bangka, Sangihe (Siao) Idea blanchardi blanchardi ; [BOR, 200]
Idea (Idea) blanchardii blanchardii ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
I. b. kuehni (Röber, 1887)
Banggai Is. Hestia kuehni Röber, 1887
Hestia kühni Röber, 1887; Corr.-Bl. Ent. Ver. Iris 1 (4) : 185, TL: Bangkai
Idea blanchardii kuhni ; [BOR, 200]
Idea (Idea) blanchardii kuehni ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
I. b. munaensis (Fruhstorfer, 1899)
Butung I. Hestia idea munaensis Fruhstorfer, 1899; Stettin ent. Ztg 60 (1-6) : 159, TL: Muna I.
?Hestia idea muna Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 56 (? nom. nud.)
Hestia idea munaensis ; Fruhstorfer, 1904, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 136
Idea blanchardi munaensis ; [BOR, 200]
Idea (Idea) blanchardii munaensis ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
I. b. djampeana (Fruhstorfer, 1899)
Tanahdjampea Hestia idea djampeana Fruhstorfer, 1899; Stettin ent. Ztg 60 (1-6) : 160
Idea blanchardi djampena[sic?] ; [BOR, 200]
I. b. marosiana (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
S.Sulawesi Nectaria idea marosiana Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 63, TL: Maros, Samanga
Idea blanchardi marosiana ; [BOR, 200]
Idea (Idea) blanchardii marosiana ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
I. b. phlegeton (Fruhstorfer, 1904)
Tukangbesi Nectaria idea phlegeton Fruhstorfer, 1904; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 134, TL: Binongko
Idea blanchardi phlegeton ; [BOR, 200]
Idea (Idea) blanchardii phlegeton ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
I. b. garunda (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Sangihe blanchardii garunda (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 223, TL: Celebes
Idea (Idea) blanchardii garunda ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
I. b. paluana (Martin, 1914)
C.Sulawesi Hestia blanchardii paluana Martin, 1914; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 28 (1): 76
Idea (Idea) blanchardii paluana ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228

Idea idea (Linnaeus, 1763)
Moluccas Linnaeus' Idea
Papilio idea Linnaeus, 1763; Amoenitates Acad., 6: 405, TL: [S.Moluccas, Ambon]
Idea agelia Godart, 1819; Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (1): 195
Nectaria idea hertha Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 62, TL: Sula Besi
?proserpina van Eecke, 1916; Zool. Meded. 2 (20) : 220
Idea idea ; [BOR, 200]; [MWB: 238, pl. 54, f. 298, pl. X, f. 128]
Idea (Idea) idea ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 228
Ambon, Serang Hestia idea novella Fruhstorfer, 1910; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 224, pl. 75 b, TL: Banda, Goram, Ceram
Idea idea idea ; [BAUR, 168]
I. i. aza (Boisduval, 1832)
Buru Idea aza Boisduval, 1832; in d'Urville, Voy. Astrolabe (Faune ent. Pacif.) 1 : 106
Idea idea aza ; [BAUR, 168]
I. i. sula (de Nicéville, 1900)
Sula Is. Hestia (Nectaria) sula de Nicéville, 1900; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 13 (1) : 157, TL: Sula-Mangoli
Idea idea sula ; [BOR, 200]
Idea (Idea) idea sula ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229
Misidentified/misapplied:
?Papilio idea; Stoll, [1781], in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (29-31): 141, pl. 362, f. D ♀

Idea durvillei Boisduval, 1832
New Guinea. See [About maps] Idea durvillei Boisduval, 1832; in d'Urville, Voy. Astrolabe (Faune ent. Pacif.) 1 : 107, pl. 3, f. 4, TL: Irian Jaya [Waigeo]
Nectaria idea vosseleri Fruhstorfer, 1903; Soc. Ent. 18 (10) : 73, TL: N.Moluccas
Nectaria idea aruna Fruhstorfer, 1904; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 133, TL: Aru I.
obiana Fruhstorfer, 1910²; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 224, TL: Obi
Hestia d'urvillei sangira van Eecke, 1915; Zool. Meded. 1 (13) : 217, TL: Sangir
Hestia idea f. strigata van Eecke, 1915; Zool. Meded. 1 (13) : 217
Idea d'urvillei ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 156, f. 1]
Idea durvillei ; [MWB: 239, pl. 54, f. 299, pl. 55, f. 300]
Misool, Gebe, Waigeu Idea d'urvillei d'urvillei ; [BAUR, 169]
I. d. theia (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
Halmahera, Ternate, Bachan, Obi Nectaria idea theia Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 62
Idea d'urvillei theia ; [BAUR, 169 (text)]
I. d. hemera (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
Biak Nectaria idea hemera Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 65, TL: Biak
Idea d'urvillei hemera ; [BAUR, 169 (text)]
I. d. keyensis (Fruhstorfer, 1899)
Kai I, Aru? Hestia idea keyensis Fruhstorfer, 1899; Stettin ent. Ztg 60 (1-6) : 161, TL: Key I.
Idea d'urvillei keyensis ; [BAUR, 169 (text)]
I. d. nike (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
West Irian, Mioswar, Jobi Is. Nectaria idea nike Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 65, TL: Dorey
Idea d'urvillei nike ; [BAUR, 169 (text)]
I. d. metris (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
Salawati Hestia idea metris Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 65, TL: Salewatti
Idea d'urvillei metris ; [BAUR, 169 (text)]

Idea tambusisiana Bedford-Russel, 1981
E.Sulawesi (Mt. Tambusisi). See [About maps] Bedford Russell's Idea
Idea tambusisiana Bedford-Russel, 1981; Systematic Ent., 6: 225, f. 1, TL: E central Sulawesi, Mt. Tambusisi
Idea tambusisiana ; [BOR, 200]; [MWB: 239, pl. 55, f. 301, pl. VII, f. 64]
Idea (Idea) tambusisiana ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229
C.Sulawesi Idea (Idea) tambusisiana tambusisiana ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229
I. t. hideoi Okano, 1985
C.Sulawesi Idea (Idea) tambusisiana hideoi ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 229

Idea lynceus (Drury, [1773])
Ceylon, India, W.Ghats, Sunderbans, Burma, Malaysia. See [About maps] Tree Nymph
Papilio lynceus Drury, [1773]; Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 2: index, : 12, pl. 7, f. 1, TL: [? Sumatra]
Hestia reinwardti Moore, 1883; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 218, TL: Malacca, Penang
Idea lynceus lynceus, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Idea lynceus ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 156, f. 6]; [BOR, 198]; [MWB: 239, pl. 56, f. 302]

Larva on Aganosma corymbosa [MWB]

Burma, Thailand, Peninsular Malaya, Langkawi, Sumatra Idea lynceus lynceus ; [BOR, 198]; [BMP: 109, pl. 12, f. 4]
I. l. fumata (Fruhstorfer, 1898)
S.Borneo Hestia lynceus fumata Fruhstorfer, 1898; Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 314, 314, TL: Borneo
Idea lynceus fumata ; [BOR, 198]
I. l. niasica (Fruhstorfer, 1903)
Nias Hestia lynceus niasica Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 54, TL: Nias
Idea lynceus niasica ; [BOR, 198]

Idea iasonia (Westwood, 1848)
Ceylon, S.India, Assam - Malaysia. See [About maps] Hestia iasonia Westwood, 1848; Cabinet Orient. Ent.: 87, pl. 42, f. 1, TL: Sri Lanka
Ideopsis daos Moore, 1857; in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Coy 1 : 134, pl. 4, f. 11, 11a
diabolica (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 219, TL: Ceylon
= Idea jasonia diabolica ; [NHM]
Hestia jasonia[sic, recte iasonia] ; Moore, [1880], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 3, pl. 1, f. 1; Moore, [1890], Lepidoptera Indica 1 : 22, pl. 3, f. 1, 1a-b
Idea jasonia[sic, recte iasonia] ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 156, f. 3]; [BOR, 196]
Idea iasonia ; [MWB: 240, 56, f. 303]

Larva on Agonosma [BOW]


Idea stolli (Moore, 1883)
-. See [About maps] Hestia stolli Moore, 1883; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 218, TL: Java
Hestia donovani Moore, 1883; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 218, TL: Singapore
Hestia druryi Moore, 1883; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 219, TL: Sumatra
Hestia lynceus diana Fruhstorfer, 1906; Ent Zs. 20 (15): 98, TL: Batu I.
Hestia lynceus diana Fruhstorfer, 1906; Ent. Zs. 20 (21): 146, TL: Batu I.
alceste (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 220, TL: Natuna I.
favorinus (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 220, TL: Borneo
mevaria Fruhstorfer, 1910²; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 220, TL: Java
daldorffi Corbet, 1942; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (11) 9: 269
Idea stolli ; [MWB: 240, pl. 57, f. 304]

Larva on Agonosma cymosa, A. corymbosa [BMP]

Java Idea stolli stolli ; [BOR, 196]
I. s. logani (Moore, 1883)
Peninsular Malaya, Singapor, Sumatra, Batu Is Hestia logani Moore, 1883; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 218, TL: Malaysia
Idea stolli logani, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Idea stolli logani ; [BOR, 198]; [BMP: 109, pl. 12, f. 3]
Idea logani ; [EBW, (name only)]
I. s. thalassica (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Natuna Is. stolli thalassica (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 220, TL: Natuna Is.
Idea stolli thalassica ; [BOR, 198]
I. s. alcine (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Borneo, Sarawak stolli alcine (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 220, pl. 74 b
Hestia lynceus fumata f. virgo Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 54, TL: N.Borneo
Idea stolli virgo ; [BOR, 198]
Idea stolli alcine ; [BOR, 198]
I. s. hypata (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Sulu Is. stolli hypata (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 221
Idea stolli hypata ; [BOR, 198]
I. s. bintanga (van Eecke, 1915)
Riau, Lingga Is. Hestia logani bintanga van Eecke, 1915; Zool. Meded. 1 (13) : 216
Idea stolli bintanga ; [BOR, 198]

Idea malabarica (Moore, 1877)
-. See [About maps] Hestia malabarica Moore, 1877; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 20 (115) : 46, TL: S.India, Malabar Coast
Hestia malabarica ; Moore, [1890], Lepidoptera Indica 1 : 18, pl. 1, f. 1a-c
Idea malabarica ; [BOR, 196]; [MWB: 240, pl. 57, f. 305]

Larva on Aganosma cymosa [MWB]

S.India (Mysore, Travancore, Nilgiri Hills, ...) Idea malabarica malabarica ; [BOR, 196]
I. m. kanarensis (Moore, [1890])
S.India (Kanara) Hestia kanarensis Moore, [1890]; Lepidoptera Indica 1 : 21, pl. 2, f. 2, 2a, TL: N.Kanara; S.Konkan
Idea malabarica kanarensis ; [BOR, 196]

Idea agamarschana (C. & R. Felder, [1865])
-. See [About maps] Hestia agamarschana C. & R. Felder, [1865]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (2): 351, pl. 43, f. 7, TL: Andaman Islands [error? S.Myanmar, Tavoy]
Hestia jasonia margherita Fruhstorfer, 1903; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 56, TL: Margherita, Assam
Hestia agamarschana ; Moore, [1890], Lepidoptera Indica 1 : 23, pl. 4, f. 1
Idea agamarschana ; [BOR, 196]; [MWB: 241, pl. 58, f. 306-308]
S.Burma - Assam Idea agamarschana agamarschana ; [BOR, 196]
I. a. cadelli (Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1880)
Andamans Hestia cadellii Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1880; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 49 : 226, TL: Andaman I.
Hestia cadellii ; Moore, [1890], Lepidoptera Indica 1 : 24, pl. 4, f. 2
Idea agamarschana cadelli ; [BOR, 196]
I. a. hadeni (Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1880)
S.Burma - ?Bengal Hestia hadeni Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1880; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 49 : 242, TL: Bassein
Idea agamarschana hadeni, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Hestia hadeni ; Moore, [1890], Lepidoptera Indica 1 : 25, pl. 4, f. 3
Idea hadeni ; [EBW]
Idea agamarschana hadeni ; [BOR, 196]
I. a. arrakana (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Upper Burma - Bangladesh Burma Tree Nymph
arrakana (Fruhstorfer, 1910) (Hestia); in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 219, TL: "Arrakkan"
Idea agamarschana arrakana ; [BOR, 196]


13.2.2013 (12)

References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BAUR]
D'Abrera, 1977; Butterflies of the Australian Region (2nd edn)
[BHR]
D'Abrera; Butterflies of the Holarctic Region, Part I-III
[BMP]
Eliot (Ed.), Corbet & Pendlebury, 1992; The Butterflies of The Malay Peninsula; 4th edition; ISBN 983-9681-05-2
[BOR]
D'Abrera, 1982, 1985, 1986; Butterflies of the Oriental Region, Part I-III
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[CiNii]
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/
[D. Smirnov]
Russia, Moscow; e-mail: D. Smirnov
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[LAMAS-2005]
Gerardo Lamas; Entomofauna 26 (6): 57-100; A Bibliography of the Zoological Publications of Hans Fruhstorfer (1886* - 1922+)
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[MRS]
Chou Io (Ed.); Monographia Rhopalocerum Sinensium, 1-2
[MWB]
Ackery & Vane-Wright, 1984; Milkweed butterflies, their cladistics and biology; British Museum (Natural History)
[NBC]
Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis; NBC naturalis
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[S. Shuichi Haupt]
e-mail: S. Shuichi Haupt; http://www.tu-berlin.de/fb7/ioeb/biologie/stefan.htm
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group
[Yutaka Inayoshi]
A Check List of Butterflies in Indo-China; Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM
[²]
This may require parentheses or not. I don't have the necessary information for this taxon.


Some related literature:
Bedford-Russel, 1981
A spectacular new Idea from Celebes Systematic Ent., 6: 225-228, 5figs
Billberg, 1820
Enumeratio Insectorum Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 1-138
Boisduval, 1832
Voyage de découvertes de l'Astrolabe exécuté par ordre du Roi, pendant les années 1826-1827-1828-1829, sous le commandément de M. J. Dumont d'Urville. Faune entomologique de l'Océan Pacifique, avec l'illustration des insectes nouveaux recueillis pendant le voyage. Lépidoptères in d'Urville, Voy. Astrolabe (Faune ent. Pacif.) 1 : 1-267, pl. 1-5
Brower, Wahlberg, Ogawa, Boppre & Vane-Wright, 2010
Phylogenetic relationships among genera of danaine butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) as implied by morphology and DNA sequences Syst. Biodiv. 8 (1): 75-89
Butler, 1867
A monograph of the genus Hestia, containing descriptions of forms not hitherto noticed; with a tabular view of the species of Danaidae, and remarks upon their natural affinities Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 5 : 467-484
Butler, 1879
The butterflies of Malacca Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) 1 (8) : 533-568, pl. 68-69
de Nicéville, 1900
On new and little-known Butterflies, from Oriental region J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 13 (1) : 157-176, pl. CC,DD,EE (1900)
Doherty, 1891
A list of the butterflies of Engano, with some remarks on the Danaidae J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 60 Pt.II (1) : 4-32
Drury, [1773]
Illustrations of natural history; wherein are exhibited ... Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 2 : 1-90, pl. 1-50
van Eecke, 1915
Enkele opmerkingen omtrent Indo-Australische Danaiden Zool. Meded. 1 (13) : 205-227
van Eecke, 1916
Systematische catalogus der Indo-Australische Danaiden Zool. Meded. 2 (20) : 185-264
van Eecke, 1918
Studies on Indo-Australian Lepidoptera--III. Some Rhopalocera and Netrocera[sic] from Simalur, Pulu Lasia, Pulu Babi and Sumatra Zool. Meded. 4 (7) : 70-101, 2pls
van Eecke, 1933
Some new Malayan Lepidoptera Zool. Meded. 16 (6): 61-64
Fabricius, 1807
Systema Glossatorum. Die neueste Gattungs-Eintheilung der Schmetterlinge aus den Linnéischen Gattungen Papilio und Sphinx Magazin f. Insektenk. (Illiger) 6: 277-295
C. & R. Felder, [1865]
Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Behilfen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Band 2. Abtheilung 2. Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (1): 1-136, pl. 1-21 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, [1865]), (2): 137-378, pl. 22-47 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1865), (3): 379-536, pl. 48-74 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1867), (4): 537-548, pl. 75-120, (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-9 (pl. 1-74), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874) , (5): pl. 121-140, (erklärung) 1-10 (pl. 75-107), (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-20 (pl. 108-140), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)
Fruhstorfer, 1896
Eine neue Hestia aus Java Ent. Nachr. 22 (5) : 65 ([1] March)
Fruhstorfer, 1898
Neue Rhopaloceren aus dem Indo-malayischen Archipel Berl. Ent. Zs. 42 (3/4) : 311-343 (mid July)
Fruhstorfer, 1899
Neue Hestien Stettin ent. Ztg 60 (1-6) : 159-161 (November)
Fruhstorfer, 1903
Neue Rhopaloceren des Malayischen Archipels Soc. Ent. 18 (10) : 73 (15 August)
Fruhstorfer, 1903
Revision der Gattungen Hestia und Nectaria Dt. ent. Z. Iris 16 (1) : 51-65 (early October)
Fruhstorfer, 1904
Neue indo-australische Lepidopteren Dt. ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 133-157, fig. (5 October)
Fruhstorfer, 1906
Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Rhopaloceren der Batu-Inseln an der S.-W.-Küste von Sumatra Ent Zs. 20 (15): 98-99 (15 July), (16): 105-106 (22 July)
Fruhstorfer, 1906
Neue Schmetterlinge von den Batu-Inseln Ent. Zs. 20 (18): 121-122 (8 August), (19): 131-132 (15 August), (21): 145-146 (1 September)
Fruhstorfer, 1910; Fruhstorfer, 1911
3. Familie: Danaidae in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9 : 191-216 (20 May, 1910), : 217-224 (20 June, 1910), : 225-240 (15 August, 1910), : 241-248 (29 November, 1910), : 249-264 (12 November, 1910), : 265-272 (17 December, 1910), : 273-280 (13 February, 1911), : 281-284 (14 February, 1911)
Godart, 1819
in Latreille & Godart, Encyclopédie Méthodique. Histoire naturelle Entomologie, ou histoire naturelle des crustacés, des arachnides et des insectes Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (1): 3-328 (1819), (2): 329-828 ([1824])
Godfrey, 1916
The Butterflies of Siam J. nat. Hist. Soc. Siam 2 (2): 106-147
Grose-Smith, 1895
Description of a new Species of Butterfly from Taganac Island, N.E. Borneo Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 15 (89) : 456
Holland, 1893
New exotic Lepidoptera Ent. News 4 (10) : 337-344, pl. 15
Hübner, 1816
Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, 1816-[1826] Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): [1-3], 4-16 (1816), (2): 17-32 (1819), (3): 33-48 (1819), (4): 49-64 (1819), (5): 65-80 (1819), (6): 81-96 (1819), (7): 97-112 (1819), (8): 113-128 (1819), (9): 129-144 (1819), (10): 145-160 (1819), (11): 161-176 (1819), (12): 177-192 (1820), (13): 193-208 (1820), (14): 209-224 (1821), (15): 225-240 (1821), (16): 241-256 (1821), (17): 257-272 (1823), (18): 273-288 (1823), (19): 289-304 (1823), (20): 305-320 (1825), (21): 321-336 (1825), (22): 337-352 (1825), (23-27): 353-431 ([1825])
Linnaeus, 1763
in Johansson (Thesis), Centuria Insectorum Amoenitates Acad., 6: -,(121) 384-415
Martin, 1914
Die Tagfalter der Insel Celebes Dt. ent. Z. Iris 28 (1): 59-80, (2): 81-107
Moore, 1857
A Catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Hon. East-India Company in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Coy 1: : 1-278, pl. 1-12,1a,2a,3a,4a,5a,6a
Moore, 1877
Descriptions of Asiatic Diurnal Lepidoptera Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 20 (115) : 43-52
Moore, [1880]
The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 1-40, pl. 1-18 (Dec 1880), (2): 41-80, pl. 19-36 (Jan 1881), (3): 81-136, pl. 37-54 (Jun 1881), (4): 137-190, pl. 55-71 (Dec 1881)
Moore, 1883
A Monograph of Limnaina and Euploeina, two Groups of Diurnal Lepidoptera belonging to the Subfamily Euploeinae; with Descriptions of new Genera and Species. Part I & II Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883 (2): 201-252, (3): 253-324, pl. 29-32
Murayama & Shimonoya, 1966
Some Formosan butterflies of new species, new race, new aberrant forms or little known species and forms. [in Japanese] Tyô to Ga 15 (3/4) : 58-67
Nieuwenhuis, 1954
Notes on Indo-Australian Lepidoptera Tijdschr. Ent. 97 : 137-139
Oberthür, 1879
Observations sur les Lépidoptères des îles Sangir, et descriptions de quelques espèces nouvelles Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1879 (3) : 229-233, pl. 8
Oberthür, 1880
Étude sur les collections de Lépidoptéres Océanicens appartenant au Musée Civique de Génes Ann. Mus. Stor. nat. Genova 15 : 461-530, pl. 2-4
Röber, 1887
Neue Schmetterlinge aus Indien Corr.-Bl. Ent. Ver. Iris 1 (4) : 185-202, pl. 7-9
Semper, 1878
Diagnosen einiger neur Tagfalter von den Philippinen Verh. Ver. Nat. Unterh. Hamburg 3 : 106-116
Snellen, 1895
Notice sur les lépidoptères des iles Natuna Notes Leyden Mus. 17 : 117-124
Sonan, 1936
Notes on some butterflies from Formosa. (4) Zephyrus 6 (3/4) : 205-216
Staudinger, 1889
Lepidoptera der Insel Palawan Dt. ent. Z. Iris 2 (1) : 3-180, pl. 1-2
Stoll, [1781]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (26b-28): 29-90, pl. 305-336 (1780), (29-31): 91-164, pl. 337-372 (1781), (32-32): 165-252, 1-29, pl. 373-400 (1782)
Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003
The butterflies of Sulawesi: annotated checklist for a critical island faunda Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 3-268, pl. 1-16
Vollenhoven, 1860
Over eenige nieuwe soorten van daglinders uit Oost-Indie Tijdschr. Ent. 3 : 35-45, pl. 1-4
Westwood, 1848
The Cabinet of Oriental Entomology, being... Cabinet Orient. Ent.: [2] + 2 + 88pp, 42 pls (in parts)
Wood-Mason & de Nicéville, 1880
List of Diurnal Lepidoptera from Port Blair, Andaman Islands J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 49 : 223-243, 1pl
Marchal, 1845
Notes rectificatives sur la nomenclature de quelques insectes Orthoptères et Lépidoptères exposés dans les galeries du Museum d'histoire naturelle de Paris Revue Zool. 1845: 163-172


If you have corrections, comments or information to add into these pages, just send mail to Markku Savela
Keep in mind that the taxonomic information is copied from various sources, and may include many inaccuracies. Expert help is welcome.