Herona marathus marathus  Doubleday,[1848]

Herona marathus marathus ♂ Up. Herona marathus marathus ♂ Un. Herona marathus marathus ♀ Up. Herona marathus marathus ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Herona marathus marathus ♂ Up. Herona marathus marathus ♂ Un. Herona marathus marathus ♀ Up. Herona marathus marathus ♀ Un.
♂, Mukdaharn, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Herona marathus marathus ♂ Up. Herona marathus marathus ♂ Un. Herona marathus marathus ♀ Up. Herona marathus marathus ♀ Un.
♂, Vientiane, Laos. ♀, Bolikhamxai, Laos.

ON : Herona marathus Doubleday,[1848]
OD : Gen. diurn. Lep. (2):294, pl.41, fig.3.
TL : Assam.




Distribution : N.India to N.Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam. S.Yunnan, Hainan.
marathus map

Synonym

Herona marathus marathon Fruhstorfer,1906 : Wien. ent. Ztg. 25:349. TL. Than Moi ; Chiem Hoa, Tonkin.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Herona marathus marathus : Fruhstorfer,1906 : 350. (Hinlap)
Herona marathus marathon ; Fruhstorfer,1914 : 706. (Siam)
Herona marathus angustata ; Godfrey,1916 : 132. (Prae: Me Song forest / Pak Jong)
Herona marathus marathus ; Godfrey,1927 : 124. (N)
Herona marathus marathus ; Godfrey,1930 : 299. (Prae: Me Song forest / Pak Jong / Chiang Mai / Me Wong)
Herona marathus marathus ; Pinratana,1979 : 93, figs.N160a,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Phitsanulok)
Herona marathus marathus ; Pinratana,1996 : 88, pl.65, figs.169a,♂,♀(Un),♀. (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Phitsanulok / Nakhon Ratchasima) (in part)
Herona marathus marathus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 468, pl.208, figs.N182a,♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (in part)
Herona marathus marathus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 490, pl.218, figs.N366a,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Herona marathus marathus ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Phetchabun / Nakhon Nayok)
Herona marathus marathus ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 125, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Dao / Doi Suthep / Thung Saleng Luang / Phu Khiewo / Wan Nam Khiewo) (in part)

[ LAOS ]
Herona marathus marathon ; Fruhstorfer,1914 : 706. (Laos)
Herona marathon ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 232. (Laos)
Herona marathus f.marathus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 45. (Laos)
Herona marathus marathus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 62, pl.75, figs.7♂,8♂(Un) ; pl.76, figs.1♀,2♀(Un). (Vang Vieng)
Herona marathus marathus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.74, figs.♂(dsf),♀(dsf),♀. (Nam Tha / Phong Saly)
Herona marathus marathus ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Herona marathus marathon ; Fruhstorfer,1914 : 706. (Tonkin)
Herona marathon ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 232. (Tonkin)
Herona marathus ; Lemee,1950 : 16. (Hagiang)
Herona marathus marathon ; Metaye,1957 : 98. (North)
Herona marathus marathon ; Hao et al.,2004 : 8, 70, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Herona marathus marathus ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 43. (N / C)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

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

Nan : 5♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Mukdaharn : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Nayok : 1♂ (photo by S.Sophonviwatkul).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Xiang Khouang : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Vientiane : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Bolikhamxai : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Doubleday, E. & W.C. Hewitson,1846-1852 : The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera,
comprising their generic characters, a notice of their habits and transformations, and a catalogue of the species of each genus ;
illustrated with 86 plates by W.C.Hewitson.
Longon, Longman, Brown, Green and Longman's. xii + ii + 534 pp, 86 pls, In 54 parts. In 2 vols.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1906 :
Verzeichnis der von Mir in Tonkin, Annam und Siam gesammelten Nymphaliden und Besprechung verwandter Formen.
Wien. ent. Ztg 25:307-362, 2 pls.

Herona marathus marathus ♂ Herona marathus marathus ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2007.09.20 - 2019.07.31.

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