Faunis montana  Nakamura, Wakahara & Miyamoto, 2010

Faunis montana ♂ Up. Faunis montana ♂ Un. Faunis montana ♀ Up. Faunis montana ♀ Un.
♂, Xieng Khouang, Laos. ♀, Xieng Khouang, Laos.
Faunis montana ♂ Up. Faunis montana ♂ Un. Faunis montana ♀ Up. Faunis montana ♀ Un.
♂, Xieng Khouang, Laos. ♀, Xieng Khouang, Laos.

ON : Faunis aerope montana Nakamura, Wakahara & Miyamoto, 2010
OD : Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 60(4):279-282, figs.a(HT,♂), aV(HT,♂Un),
b(PT,♂), bV(PT,♂Un), c(PT,♀), cV(PT,♀Un).
TL : Phou Samsoum, Xieng Khouang, C.Laos. (♂, RIEB)
Distribution : C.Laos.
Faunis montana map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 22.Jun.2007. Phou Samsoum, Xieng Khouang, C.Laos. H.Wakahara (RIEB)
Paratypes : 18♂ 13♀, same locality as Holotype. (RIEB ; TME ; in.coll. N.Nakamura)


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Faunis aerope montana ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 49, pl.10, figs.Am-4(PT,♂,♂Un),(PT,♀,♀Un). (Phou Samsoum)
Faunis montana ; Nakamura,2021 : 7-9, pl.10, figs.6,♂,6v♂(Un),7,♀,7v(♀(Un). (Xieng Khouang: Phou Samsoum)


Specimens Examined

[ LAOS ]
Xieng Khouang : 5♂ 5♀ (incl.photo by K.Saito & H.Onodera).
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Notes
Literature

Nakamura, N., Wakahara, H. & Miyamoto, T.,2010 : Notes on the butterflies of Laos (V):
description of a new subspecies of Faunis aerope (Leech, 1890) (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Morphinae) from a montane area of Central Laos
Trans. lepid. Soc. Japan 60(4):277-284.

Nakamura, N.,2021 :
Notes on the butterflies of Laos (XII): New findings on Amathusiini (Morphinae: Nymphalidae) including description of a new subspecies of Faunis excelsa (Fruhstorfer, 1901)
Butterflies 85:4-14.


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