Rohana parvata  (Moore,1857)

Rohana parvata ♂ Up. Rohana parvata ♂ Un. Rohana parvata ♀ Up. Rohana parvata ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Rohana parvata ♂ Up. Rohana parvata ♂ Un. Rohana parvata ♀ Up. Rohana parvata ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Rohana parvata ♂ Up. Rohana parvata ♂ Un. Rohana parvata ♀ Up. Rohana parvata ♀ Un.
♂, Ha Giang, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Ha Giang, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Rohana parvata ♂ Up. Rohana parvata ♂ Un. Rohana parvata ♂ Up. Rohana parvata ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Apatura parvata Moore,1857
OD : in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Co. 1:202, pl.6a, fig.6,♂.
TL : N.India.




Distribution : NE.India, Bhutan, Sikkim, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, SE.Tibet.
parvata burmana map

Synonyms

Apatura parvata burmana Tytler,1940 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:111. TL. Htawgaw ; Sadon, NE.Burma.
Rohana parvata piaoacensis Funahashi,2003 : Wallace 8:6-7, pl.2, No.7, Holotype ♂(Up & Un). TL. Mt.Pia Oac, N.Vietnam.


Type Materials Information

piaoacensis :
Holotype ♂, Mt. Pia Oac, 1997.Jun. (in coll. Funahashi)
Paratypes : 11♂, Mt.Pia Oac. 1998.Jun. (in coll. Funahashi)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Rohana parvata burmana ; Kimura,1994 : 20, figs.37♂,38♂(Un). (Chiang Dao)
Rohana parvata burmana ; Pinratana,1996 : 87, pl.64, fig.167,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Rohana parvata burmana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 468, pl.207, fig.N179,♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Chiang Dao)
Rohana parvata burmana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 488, pl.217, fig.N363,♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Chiang Dao)
Rohana parvata burmana ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Chiang Mai)
Rohana parvata burmana ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 124, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Dao)

[ LAOS ]
Rohana parvata burmana ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.73, fig.♂. (Xiang Khouang)
Rohana parvata burmana ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Rohana parvata burmana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2003 : 103. (Tuyen Quang: Na Hang)
Rohana parvata ; Funahashi,2003 : 16. (Van Ban: Mt.Pia Oac)
Rohana parvata burmana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 43. (N / C)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 6♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Ha Giang : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lam Dong : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The species has two color forms, blackish and brownish, occasionally seen intermediate form. These forms occur together in the same season and locality.

Literature

Horsfield, T. & F. Moore,1857, [1858] : A catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Honourable East-India Company. Vol.1.
London. East India Co.

Tytler, H.,1940 : Notes on Some New and Interesting Butterflies chiefly from Burma. Part.2.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:109-123.

Funahashi, A.,2003 : Butterflies of Vietnam part.2
Descriptions of 19 New subspecies of Butterflies from Vietnam.
Wallace 8:3-15, 4 pls.

Lang, S-Y.,2012 : The Nymphalidae of China (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera), Part I. Libytheinae, Danainae, Calinaginae, Morphinae, Heliconiinae, Nymphalinae, Charaxinae, Apaturinae, Cyrestinae, Biblidinae, Limenitinae.
Tshikolovets. Czech Rep. 456 pp, 32 col + 41 b/w pls, distribution maps.

Rohana parvata ♂ Rohana parvata ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Rohana parvata ♂ Rohana parvata ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Rohana parvata ♂ Rohana parvata ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2007.09.20 - 2018.12.31.