Polyura arja arja   (Felder & Felder,[1867])
arja male Up. arja male Un. arja female Up. arja female Un.
‰, 1991.06.--. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. Š, 1993.10.04. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
arja male Up. arja male Un. arja female Up. arja female Un.
‰, 1993.02.14. Ban Huai Pung, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Š, 1992.02.22. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
arja male Up. arja male Un. arja male Up. arja male Un.
‰, 1991.04.--. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. ‰, 1994.06.15. Ya Mo Kwi, Umphang, Thailand.

ON : Charaxes arja  Felder & Felder,[1867]
OD : Reise Fregatte Novara, Lep. Rhop. (3):438.
TL : India septentrionalis: Assam. (BMNH)



Distribution :
Sikkim to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam.
arja map


Synonyms

Charaxes arja roeberi  Fruhstorfer,1898 : Ent. Nachr. 24(4):59.  TL. Khasia Hills.
Eulepis arja f.temp.vernus  Rothschild,1899 : Novit. zool. 6:244-245.  TL. Sikkim. (BMNH)


Type Material Information

arja :
Lectotype ‰, India, Silhet. designated by R.L.Smiles,1979. (BMNH)
Paralectotype 1‰, India Assam. designated by R.L.Smiles,1979.(BMNH)
vernus : Holotype ‰, Sikkim. 23.3.1888. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Eriboea arja ; Fruhstorfer,1914 : 720. (Petchaburi)
Eulepis arja ; Godfrey,1916 : 133. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Eriboea arja ; Godfrey,1927 : 124. (North)
Eriboea arja ; Godfrey,1930 : 301.
  (Prae: Me Song forest / Chiang Rai / Muak Lek / Chonburi: Sriracha / Me Wong)
Polyura arja arja ; Pinratana,1979 : 98, fig.N167,‰,‰(Un). (Chonburi / Nan)
Polyura arja arja ; Smiles,1984 : 177.
  (Pak Jong / Mae Wong / [Me Tharn] / Mae Sariang / Hin Lap / [Muok-Lek] / [Pang Yao] / [Raheng])
Polyura arja arja ; Pinratana,1996 : 98, pl.75, fig.188,‰,Š.
  (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Phisanulik / Nakhon Ratchasima / Nakhon Nayok / Chonburi / Chanthaburi / Saraburi / Kanchanaburi)
Polyura arja arja ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 256, fig.116‰. (Mukdahan: Phu Pha Thaep ; Phu Mu)
Polyura arja arja ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 31. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Ban Na Lak / Ubon Ratchathani: Kaeng E-Keow)
Polyura arja arja ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 52. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Pung / Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram)
Polyura arja arja ; Katsuyama et al,2005 : 71, fig.178‰. (Umphang: Tha-Sai ; Umphang)
Polyura arja arja ; Katsuyama et al,2006 : 50, fig.124‰. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Polyura arja arja ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 486, pl.217, fig.N201,‰,‰(Un),Š,Š(Un),Š,Š(Un). (Chiang Mai: Chiang Dao)

[ LAOS ]
Eriboea arja f.vernus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 46. (Ban-Samoui)
Eriboea arja f.roeberi ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 46. (Nam-Tie)
Polyura arja arja ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 62, pl.77, figs.5,6.
  (Vang Vieng / Phatong / Nam Moh / Tha Ngone / Vientiane / Luang Prabang / Ban Houei Sai)
Polyura arja arja ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.78, figs.‰,‰(f.roeberi),Š,Š,‰(Un)
  (Oudomxay / Vientiane / Nong Het)
Polyura arja arja ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 43-44. (Namdhua / Thakhek)
Polyura arja arja ; Onodera,2009b : 39. (Bolikhamxai: Thabok)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Polyura arja arja ; Woodfield & Murton,2006 : fig,‰. (Botum Sakor NP.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Eriboea arja ; Fruhstorfer,1914 : 720. (Tonkin: Chiem Hoa)
Eriboea arja ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 233. (Tonkin)
Eriboea arja f.arya (sic) ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 46. (Tonkin: Chiem-Hoa)
Eriboea arja roeberi ; Metaye,1958b : 174. (Dong Nai: Trang Bom)
Polyura arja arja ; Smiles,1984 : 177. (Chiem Hoa / [Nam-Hou] / [Ko-Tich] / Van Bu / Cha Pa)
Polyura arja arja ; Ikeda et al.,2000 : 37, fig.8:7‰,8‰(Un), fig.9:47(‰,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Polyura arja arja ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 34, fig.N-112‰. (Dong Nai: Madagui ; Thac Mai / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Polyura arja arja ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007c : 38, fig.N-112Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Polyura arja arja ; Nihira,2009 : 99, fig.‰. (Phu Quoc)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.         1993.02.14   1‰       P.Sukkit      (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Toong Kong Tao.    1991.11.14       1Š   C.Pensri      (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mae Wa.            1991.02.24   1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.              1983.03.07   1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.              1983.03.04   1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.              1983.03.05   1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.03.21   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1994.03.30   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.11.19   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1992.02.22       1Š   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1991.03.--   2‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1992.03.04   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1991.04.--   2‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1991.06.--   3‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1991.10.--   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                    1993.10.04       1Š   Local Catcher (YI)
 Umphang, Ya Mo Kwi.                  1994.06.15   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Lam Dong, Dambri.                    2003.12.30   1‰       K.Saito  (KS)
 Dong Nai, Thac Mai.                  2006.10.02       1Š   K.Saito  (KS)

Notes
Literature

Felder, C. & Felder, R.,1865-1875 :
Rhopalocera. In Reise der Osterreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen Commodore B. von Wullerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band:
Abtheilung. Wien : vi + 548 + [1] pp in 5 parts, 140 pls.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1898 : Ueber einige Charaxes-Arten.
Ent. Nachr. 24(4):53-60.

Rothschild, L.W. & Jordan, K.,1899 : A monograph of Charaxes and the allied Prionopterous genera. Part 2.
Novit. zool. 6:220-286, pl.7.

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