Prothoe franck vilma  Fruhstorfer,[1902]

Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Un. Prothoe franck vilma ♀ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♀ Un.
♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♀, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Un. Prothoe franck vilma ♀ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♀ Un.
♂, Quang Ngai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Quang Ngai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Un. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Un.
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♂, Bolikhamxai, Laos.
Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Un. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Up. Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Un.
♂, Sekong, Laos. (photo by K.Saito) ♂, Champasak Laos. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Prothoe francki (sic) vilma Fruhstorfer,[1902]
OD : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 14(2):340-341.
TL : Muok-Lek, Thailand.




Distribution : C. & S.E.Thailand, Laos, C.Vietnam.
franck vilma map


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Prothoe franckii (sic) vilma ; Fruhstorfer,1913 : 710. (Muok Lek)
Prothoe franckii (sic) vilma ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 75. (Chanthaburi: Khao Sabap)
Prothoe francki (sic) vilma ; Pinratana,1979 : 96, figs.N164b,♂,♂(Un). (Chaiyaphum / Chanthaburi)
Prothoe franck vilma ; Pinratana,1996 : 101, pl.80, fig.197a,♂. (Chaiyaphum / Chanthaburi)
Prothoe franck vilma ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 352, pl.148, figs.N182a,♂(Laos),♂(Un,Laos),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Phu Khieo / Chiang Dao)
Prothoe franck vilma ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Nakhon Nayok / Phetchabun / Sa Kaeo)
Prothoe franck vilma ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 137, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Phu Khiewo / Kao Soi Dao)

[ LAOS ]
Prothoe franckii (sic) ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 233. (Laos)
[ Prothoe franckii (sic) f.nausikaa ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 46. (Laos) ]
Prothoe franck vilma ; Masui & Uehara,1994 : 5, fig.15♂. (Vang Vieng)
Prothoe franck vilma ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.77, figs.♂,♂(Un.). (Vang Vieng / Phong Si)
Prothoe franck vilma ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Prothoe franck ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 42. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Phetchabun : 3♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Nayok : 1♂ (photo by T.Aoyama).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 2♂ 3♀ (incl.photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Sekong : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Champasak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Gia Lai : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Quang Ngai : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Though Ek-Amnuay,[2007],2012 recorded this species from Chiang Dao, the locality of the specimen is Umphang, Tak (W.Thailand). This species has never been found in Chiang Mai province until now. The butterfly is not rare in primary forest from lowland to moderate mountains.

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1902] : Neue Indo-Australische Lepidopteren.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 14(2):334-350.

Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Prothoe franck vilma ♂
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♂, Phetchabun, Thailand.
Prothoe franck vilma ♂ Prothoe franck vilma ♂
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♂, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand. (photo by T.Aoyama)
Prothoe franck vilma ♀
♀, Chanthaburi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2006.12.09 - 2019.03.31.

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