for a medium-sized butterfly, with the binomial name Delias hyparete.
There exist several
subspecies, of which Delias hyparete
metarete and Delias hyparete
indica also occur in Thailand. Above its forewings are mainly light to dark
greyish-blue with black margins and veins, with some lighter grey on the
hindwings, whilst on the underside the forewings are similar as above, but
darker, whereas the hindwings are largely yellow, with some
white and orange on the outside and also bordered with black margins and veins.
The pattern and colouring may differ slightly, depending on the species and sex,
with females usually somewhat darker than in males and with less yellow on the
underside of the hindwings (fig.).
In Thai it is called
phi seua non kah fahk