Dilipa morgiana  (Westwood,[1850])

Dilipa morgiana ♂ Up. Dilipa morgiana ♂ Un. Dilipa morgiana ♀ Up. Dilipa morgiana ♀ Un.
♂, Lao Cai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Hagiang, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Apatura morgiana Westwood,[1850]
OD : in Doubleday, Gen. diurn. Lep. (2):305.
TL : "S.India" [N.India]. (NHML)




Distribution :
N.W.Himalayas to Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, S.E.Tibet, Yunnan. [Thailand]
morgiana map

Type Material Information

Syntype ♀, Rh.9068. N.India. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Dilipa morgiana ; Miyata & Hanafusa,1994 : 1, pl.4, fig.7♂. (Chiang Mai: Doi Suthep)
[ Dilipa morgiana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 466, pl.207, fig.N174,♂(Myanmar),♂(Un,Myanmar). ([Doi Pha Hom Pok]) ]
[ Dilipa morgiana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 486, pl.216, fig.N358,♂(Myanmar),♂(Un,Myanmar). ([Doi Pha Hom Pok]) ]
Dilipa morgiana ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 123. (by literature)

[ LAOS ]
Dilipa morgiana f.morgiana ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 45. (Muong-Sen, Piahat)
Dilipa morgiana ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.73, fig.♂. (Nong Het)
Dilipa morgiana ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Dilipa morgiana ; Fruhstorfer,1913 : 701. (Tonkin: Black River)
Dilipa morgiana f.morgiana ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 45. (Annam)
Dilipa morgiana ; Metaye,1957 : 98. (N / C)
Dilipa morgiana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 44. (N)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Lao Cai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Hagiang : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The figured specimen in Ek-Amnuay is from N.E.Putao, Kachin State, Myanmar. The record in Thailand has been known only one record at Phu Phing palace, Doi Suthep by Miyata & Hanafusa,1994 until now. I suspect it is non-native species.

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.

Miyata, T. & H.Hanafusa,1994 : Newly recorded butterflies from North Thailand (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae).
Futao 17:1-2, pl.4.

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A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.