from the Himalayas (India & Nepal) to Vietnam and south to Thailand & Malaysia
in between 7 and 8 cm. In captivity sometimes even smaller
Continuously, with multiple flights per year
Vitaceae (Vitis, Cissus, Parthenocissus, Leea). More difficult and not recommended Salix caprea and Salix cinerea
An easy species on Vitaceae. Keep warm (minimum room temperature), in spacious well ventilated plastic containers. Keep dry (avoid condensation and wet leaves, do not spray). Ready to pupate within 5 to 6 weeks. When kept warm and with a somewhat higher ambient air humidity, they brood continuously..