The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Symbrenthia silana de Nicéville, 1885

Scarce jester


Arunachal Pradesh, India
Last Record
Rediscovered in
noon on 16 April 2008
IUCN status
TSE forum thread
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

de Nicéville, L. (1885). Descriptions of some new Indian Rhopalocera. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal: Part 2–Natural Sciences 54: 117-124.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Kunte, Krushnamegh. (2010). [url=]Rediscovery of the federally protected Scarce Jester Butterfly Symbrenthia silana de Nicéville, 1885 (Nymphalidae: Nymphalinae) from the Eastern Himalaya and Garo Hills, northeastern India[/url]. Journal of Threatened Taxa 2(5): 858-866.