Melanocyma faunula faunula  (Westwood,1850)


ON : Thaumantis faunula Westwood,1850
OD : in Doubleday, Gen. diurn. Lep. (2): pl.54, fig.1.
TL : Singapore.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Krabi and Southwards), W.Malaysia, Singapore.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Faunis faunula faunula ; Godfrey,1932a : 267. (P)
Melanocyma faunula faunula ; Pinratana,1983 : 48, 61, pl.27, fig.5,♀. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat / Trang / Yala) (in part)
Melanocyma faunula faunula ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 310, pl.127, figs.A5,♂,♂(ab,Un),♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Krabi) (in part)
Melanocyma faunula faunula ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 310, pl.127, figs.N151a,♂,♂(ab.,Un),♂(ab.,Un)♀,♀(Un). (Krabi)
Melanocyma faunula faunula ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 140, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ka Chong / Thaleban / Satul)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Krabi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 3♂ (incl.photo),
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 7♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 1♂ (photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Westwood, J.O.,1850-1852 : In Doubleday et al., The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera.
vol.2 : ii + pp.251-534, pls.31-80,54. London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.

2007.10.10 - 2020.06.30.

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