Euploea crameri nicevillei (Moore, 1890:77)

Sundarbans crow



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Tronga nicevillei Moore, 1890:77 (original combination)


Conservation Status

Rediscovered (Chowdhury, 2004)



Sundarbans, Bangladesh


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Moore, F. (1890-1892). Lepidoptera Indica. Vol. 1. Rhopalocera. Family Nymphalidæ. Sub-families Euplœinæ and Satyrinæ. London: L. Reeve & Co. xii + 317, 94 pls.


Other references:

Ahmed, Tanvir and Mondal, Anik Chandra. (2016). Five Butterflies new to Sundarban Bangladesh Site: How many more left to be recorded? Conference: 20th National Conference and Annual General Meeting 2016, Zoological Society of Bangladesh. At: Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka. [Abstract]

Chowdhury, S. H. (2004). Euploea crameri nicevillei (Moore), 1890 rediscovered. Bangladesh J. Zool. 32(2): 253-254.

Hossain, Monwar. (2014). Check list of butterflies of the Sundarbans mangrove forest, Bangladesh. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies 2(1): 29-32.

Talbot G. The Fauna of British India including Ceylone and Burma. Butterflies: Vol. I. Today and Tomorrow’s Printers & Publishers, New Delhi, India (2nd reprint). 1978a; pp 660. 


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