Ariadne merione tapestrina  (Moore,1884)

Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Un. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Un. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Un. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Un. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Up. Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : Ergolis tapestrina Moore,1884
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):19-20.
TL : Manpuri ; Deyra Doon, NW.India.
Distribution :
India to Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Yunnan.

● ssp.tapestrina
ssp.ginosa
Ariadne merione map

Synonyms

Ergolis merione assama Evans,1924 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30(1):95, pl.25, fig.F49.2,♂(Un). TL. Sikkim - N.Burma.
Ergolis merione pharis Fruhstorfer,1912 : in Seitz, Grossschmett Erde. 9:456. TL. Siam. (Hinlap, Muoklek, Bangkok-Koreat. Jan.-Feb.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Ergolis merione tapestrina ; Fruhstorfer,1906 : 310. (Bangkok; Hinlap; Muak Lek)
Ergolis merione pharis ; Fruhstorfer,1912 : 457. (Hinlap; Muoklek)
Ergolis merione pharis ; Godfrey,1916 : 124.
Ergolis merione pharis ; Godfrey,1927 : 123. (N)
Ergolis merione merione ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 72. (Nan forest; Paknampho)
Ergolis merione pharis ; Godfrey,1930 : 264. (all over)
Ariadne merione merione ; Pinratana,1979 : 2. not fig. (Chaiyaphum; Kanchanaburi; Chanthaburi)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Pinratana,1979 : 3, figs.N2b♂,♂(Un),♀. (Bangkok; Chiang Mai; Kanchanaburi; Tak; Chaiyaphum; Chanthaburi; Saraburi)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 40, pl.22, figs.50b♂,♀. (Chiang Mai; Chaiyaphum; Tak; Nakhon Ratchasima; Nakhon Nayok; Saraburi; Bangkok; Kanchanaburi; Chanthaburi; Petchaburi)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 254, fig.92,♂. (Mukdahan: Phu Mu)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 50. (Ubon Ratchathani: Kaen Tana)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 69, fig.146,♂. (Umphang: Tha-Sai)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 49, fig.111,♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Ariadne merione ginosa ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 382, pl.165, figs.N51a♂,♂(Un). ("Yala")
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 382, pl.165, figs.N51b♀(dsf),♀(Un,dsf),♀,♀(Un). (Chanthaburi; Phu Khieo)
Ariadne isaeus isaeus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.165, figs.N53,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong; Kanchanaburi)
Ariadne merione ginosa ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 482, pl.214, figs.N352a♂,♂(Un). ("Yala")
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 482, pl.214, figs.N352b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chanthaburi; Phu Khieo)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs., Early Stages. (Nakhon Nayok; Phetchaburi; Sa Kaeo; Nan; Uttaradit) (accessed: 2021.06.26)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 66, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Chieng Dao; Doi Suthep; Doi Pa Chang; Phu Khiewo; Muok Leck; Nakohn Nayok; Wan Nam Khiewo; Kratching WF; Kao Saverb; Doi Musso; Mae Sohd; Kao Phang WF; Sai York Noi; Kanchanaburi; Kaeng Krachan)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Chaianunporn & Chaianunporn,2019 : 85. (Chaiyaphum: Chulabhorn Dam)

[ LAOS ]
Ergolis merione f.tapestrina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 34. (Laos: Ban-Soui)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 53, pl.40, figs.5,♂,6,♂(Un),7,♀,8,♀(Un). (Tha Ngone; Vientiane; Nam Moh; Nam Can; Nam Tan)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 205, pl.46, figs.♂(dsf),♂,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Oudomxay; Nong Het; Boung Kuang)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 41. (Thabeng; Laksao)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Onodera,2009b : 35,37. (Vientiane: Namsong Riverside; Xieng Kouang: Nam Noen)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 44.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 129. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Ergolis merione tapestrina ; Fruhstorfer,1906 : 310. (Annam: Ins. Bai Miu)
Ergolis merione pharis ; Fruhstorfer,1912 : 457. (S.Annam)
Ergolis merione pharis ; Godfrey,1919 : 467. (S: Daban)
Ergolis merione f.tapestrina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 34. (Annam)
Ergolis merione tapestrina ; Metaye,1957 : 93. (C)
Ergolis merione pharis ; Metaye,1957 : 93. (N / C / S)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 15, figs.N-2,♂,♂. (Lam Dong: Dambri; Dai Duc Me; Gung Re)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007c : 38, fig.N-2,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Ariadne merione pharis ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 34. (N / C / S)
Ariadne merione tapestrina ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(1):152-153, pl.33, figs.4a♂,4b♂(Un),4c♀. (N: Muong Nghe / C: Pu Mat; Vu Quang; Ba Na; Son Thanh; Ba To; Ngoc Linh; Kon Plong; Kon Ka Kinh; Chu Yang Sin; Bu Gia Map; Bao Lam; Da Teh; Loc Bac / S: Nghia Trung; La Nga; Lo Go Xa Mat)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 6♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 9♂ 2♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 8♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Kanchanaburi : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 4♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trat (Koh Kut dist.) : 4♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchaburi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Prachuap Khirikhan : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 6♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is very common around secondary forests at low to high elevations (alt. 30m - 1600m).
The figured specimen in Ek-Amnuay,[2007],2012 as Ariadne merione ginosa is likely to be this taxon and the locality "Yala" is considered to be incorrect.

Literature

Moore, F.,1884 : Descriptions of some New Asiatic Lepidoptera; chiefly from Specimens contained inthe Indian Museum, Calcutta.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):16-52.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1912 : 6. Familie: Nymphalidae in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9
449-456. (6.Mar.1912)

Evans, W.H.,1924 : The Identification of Indian Butterflies. Part V.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30(1):72-96, 4 pls.

Tsukada, E.,1985 : Butterflies of the South East Asian Islands. IV Nymphalidae (1). (in Japanese)
Plapac Co., Ltd. 558pp.(158 col. pls.)

Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂ Ariadne merione tapestrina ♀
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Ariadne merione tapestrina ♂
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2006.06.05 - 2021.07.31.

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