Hestinalis melanoides  (Joicey & Talbot,1921)

Hestinalis melanoides ♂ Up. Hestinalis melanoides ♂ Un. Hestinalis melanoides ♀ Up. Hestinalis melanoides ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (Photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (Photo by K.Saito)
Hestinalis melanoides ♂ Up. Hestinalis melanoides ♂ Un. Hestinalis melanoides ♀ Up. Hestinalis melanoides ♀ Un.
♂, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. (Photo by K.Saito) ♀, Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam. (Photo by K.Saito)

ON : Hestina nama melanoides Joicey & Talbot,1921
OD : Bull. Hill Mus. 1(1):171.
TL : Five Finger Mnts, Hainan.
Distribution : S.Vietnam, Hainan.

Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
[ Hestina nama nama; Metaye,1957 : 98. (S) ]
Hestenalis (sic) nama melanoides ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 34, figs.N-110♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dai Duc Me ; Gung Re)
Hestinalis nama ssp. ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 44. (C: Khanh Hoa ; Dak Lak ; Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Khanh Hoa : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Thua Thien Hue : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lam Dong : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Joicey, J. & G.Talbot,1921 : Descriptions of new forms of Lepidoptera from the island of Hainan
Bull. Hill Mus. 1(1):167-177, pl.19-24.

Masui, A.,2017 : Revision of the genus Hestinali based on the wing markings and male genitalia (Nymphalidae, Apaturinae) (in Japanese)
Butterflies 75:10-20.

2019.09.30.

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