Stibochiona nicea subucula  Fruhstorfer,[1898]

Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♂, Ranong, Thailand.

Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Un.
♂ (wsf), Nan, Thailand. ♀ (wsf), Nan, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Un.
♂ (wsf), Nan, Thailand. ♀ (wsf), Nan, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Nan, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Nan, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Un. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Up. Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Nan, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Nan, Thailand.

ON : Stibochiona nicea subucula Fruhstorfer,[1898]
OD : Berl. ent. Z. 42:329-330.
TL : Malay Pen.




Distribution : S.Myanmar, Thailand, W.Malaysia.
nicea subucula map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 76. (Chiang Mai: Doi Suthep)
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; Pinratana,1979 : 87, fig.N151,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Loei)
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; Pinratana,1996 : 93, pl.69, fig.178,♂. (Chiang Mai / Loei / Ranong / Surat Thani)
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 474, pl.211, fig.N191,♂,♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Wiang Pa Pao)
Stibochiona nicea nicea ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 480, pl.213, fig.N349a,♂,♂(Un). (Nan)
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 480, pl.213, fig.N349b,♂,♀. (Chiang Mai / Ranong)
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs, Early Stages. (Phetchabun / Kamphaeng Phet / Chiang Mai)
Stibochiona nicea subucula ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 121, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Doi Inthanon / Maethro / Doi Montha / Muang Shone / Key Rap Nan)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 4♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 13♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 10♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Loei : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchabun : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Examples of Nan (Pua dist.) seem to be intermediate and transition form to ssp.nicea.
Although the dry season form is similar to ssp.subucula, the rainy season form is very close to ssp.nicea.

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1898] : Neue Rhopaloceren aus dem Indo-malayischen Archipel.
Berl. ent. Z. 42:311-344.

Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Phetchabun, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂ Stibochiona nicea subucula ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Lampang, Thailand.
Stibochiona nicea subucula ♀
♀, Nan, Thailand.

2007.10.10 - 2018.11.30.

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