Ideopsis similis persimilis   (Moore,1879)

Ideopsis similis persimilis ♂ Up. Ideopsis similis persimilis ♂ Un. Ideopsis similis persimilis ♀ Up. Ideopsis similis persimilis ♀ Un.
♂, 1992.03.13. Ka Rom WF, Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, 1987.03.17. Ko Tarutao, Satun, Thailand.

ON : Danais persimilis   Moore,1879
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):136.
TL : Petchaburree, Siam. (BMNH)



Distribution :
Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambidia, Vietnam,
N.Malaysia.(Langkawi,Kedah), Sumatra.
Ideopsis similis persimilis map

Synonyms

Danaida similis similis ab.aventina   Fruhstorfer,1910 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:211, pl.78e.
Danaida similis persimilis f.hyria   Fruhstorfer,1910 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:211. TL. Tonkin ; Annam.
Danaus aventina purpurascens   Tytler,1939 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 41(2):243.  TL. NE.Burma.


Type Materials information

persimilis  ; Type ♀ (red), Rh6377, Petchaburree, Siam. (BMNH. examined.)
hyria  ; Type ♂, Phuc-Son, Annam, Nov-Dec. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Danaida similis persimilis ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 211. (Siam)
Danais similis persimilis ; Godfrey,1916 : 118. (Bangkok)
Danaida similis persimilis ; Godfrey,1930 : 237. (all over)
Danaida similis persimilis ; Godfrey,1931 : 193. (Ko Tao)
Danaus similis persimilis ; Pinratana,1977 : 74, fig.D14,♂,♂(Un). (all over)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Pinratana,1992 : 61,72, not fig. (Chonburi / Nakhon Nayok / Rayong)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 20, fig.50♂. (Ubon Ratchathani: Kaeng Tana ; Nam Tok Soi Sawan)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 194, pl.69, fig.D15,♂,♂(Un). (Bangkok / Pathum Thani: Rangsit / Nakhon Pathom / Trat)

[ LAOS ]
Danaida similis f.aventina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 24. (Laos)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 52, pl.33, figs.5♂,6♂(Un). (Tha Ngone / Nam Ngum Dam)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 204, pl.42, fig.♂. (Thakhek)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Danaida persimilis ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 221. (Cambodge)
Ideopsis similis ; Onodera,2007 : 27, fig.23♀. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kuhlen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Danaida similis persimilis f.hyria ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 211. (Tonkin / Annam)
Danais similis persimilis ; Godfrey,1919 : 465. (South: Daban)
Danaida lyria (sic) ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 221. (Tonkin / Annam)
Danaida similis f.aventina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 24. (Tonkin)
Danais aventina ; Lemee,1950 : 64. (Saigon)
Danaus similis similis ; Metaye,1957 : 101. (North / Central / South)
Danaus similis similis ab.aventina ; Metaye,1957 : 101. (North)
Danaus similis similis ab.hyria ; Metaye,1957 : 101. (North / Central)
Danaus similis similis ; Metaye,1958a : 159. (North / Central)
Danaus similis similis ab.hyria ; Metaye,1958a : 159. (North / Central)
Radena similis persimilis ; Morishita,1970 : 66, fig.13,♂♀. (Cholon / Cap St.Jaques / Gia Ray / Ba Diem)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Ikeda et al.,1999 : 53, figs.2:7♂,8♂(Un),9:8(♂genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Ideopsis similis persimilis ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006 : 15, figs.D-8,♂♀. (Bin Thuan: Thac Mai)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Thonburi, Bangkok.                1983.03.13       1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chonburi, Pattaya.                1990.11.23   1♂      Y.Shiraishi (YI)
 Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Ka Rom WF.  1992.03.13   1♂      S.Ruangrit (YI)
 Satun, Ko Tarutao.                1987.03.15   1♂      Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Satun, Ko Tarutao.                1987.03.17       1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)

Notes
Literature

Moore, F.,1879 : Descriptions of new Asiatic diurnal Lepidoptera.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):136-144.

Tytler, H.,1939 : Notes on some new and interesting butterflies chiefly from Burma. pt.1.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 41(2):235-252.

1998.11.15 - 2012.05.15.