common name for a species of large butterfly found in South and Southeast Asia, with the
of which there are
several subspecies, including the in Thailand native
Stichophthalma louisa siamensis, which is commonly known as
genus Stichophthalma also hosts similar species, such as
Stichophthalma godfreyi, with the common
name Godfrey's Jungle Queen; Stichophthalma camadeva, i.e. the Northern
Jungle Queen; Stichophthalma cambodia, i.e. the Cambodian Jungle Queen;
howqua, i.e. the Vietnamese Jungle
to name just a few. The Jungle Queen is sometimes referred to as Naga
Queen, a name that derives from its Thai equivalent, i.e.
See also POSTAGE STAMPS.