Euploea phaenareta drucei   Moore,1883

Euploea phaenareta drucei ♂ Up. Euploea phaenareta drucei ♂ Un. Euploea phaenareta drucei ♂ Up. Euploea phaenareta drucei ♂ Un.
♂, 1983.04.15. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand. ♂, 2011.03.19. Ninh Hoa, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )
Euploea phaenareta drucei ♂ Up. Euploea phaenareta drucei ♂ Un.
♂, 1980.12.10. Sriracha, Chonburi, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )

ON : Euploea drucei  Moore,1883
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(3):290.
TL : Chentaboon, Siam. (BMNH)



Distribution : Nicobars, S.E.Thailand, S.Vietnam.
Euploea phaenareta drucei map

Type Materials Information

Syntype 1♂, Rh6699, Siam. designated by P.Ackery,1996. (BMNH. examined.)
Syntype 1♀, Rh6788, Chentabun [Chanthaburi], Siam. designated by P.Ackery,1996. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Euploea corus drucei ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 258. (Chanthaburi / Bangkok)
Euploea corus drucei ; Godfrey,1916 : 120. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Euploea corus drucei ; Godfrey,1930 : 241. (Chanthaburi / Chonburi: Sriracha / Bangkok)
Euploea phaenareta castelnaui ; Pinratana,1977 : 87, fig.D32,♂. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Euploea phaenareta drucei ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 214, pl.79, fig.D31a,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong / Trat)

[ VIETNAM ]
Euploea phaenareta drucei ; Morishita,1970 : 69, fig.26,♂. (Cholon / Lai Thieu)
Euploea phaenareta drucei ; Saito et al.,2011 : 48, fig.2A♂,2B♂(Un),2C♀,2D♀(Un). (Khanh Hoa: Ninh Ich / Thua Thien Hue: Bach Ma)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.    1983.04.15   1♂        Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Thonburi, Bangkok.      1901.01.--       1♀    Fruhstorfer (BMNH)
 Thonburi, Bangkok.      1927.08.14   1♂        E.J.Godfrey (BMNH)
 NE.Siam, [ Sitan.]      1953.04.24       1♀    (BMNH)
 Chonburi, Sriracha.     1980.12.10   1♂        P.Sukkit (PS)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Khanh Hoa. Ninh Hoa.    2011.03.19   1♂        K.Saito (KS)
 Annam.                             1♂ 1♀    (BMNH)

Notes
Both ssp.drucei and ssp.castelnaui occur together in Ranong Area. (P.Thailand)

Literature

Moore, F.,1883 :
A Monograph of Limnaina and Euploeina, two Groups of Diurnal Lepidoptera belonging to the Subfamily Euploeinae;
with descriptions of new genera and species. Part II. Euploeina.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(3):253-324, pls.29-32.

1998.11.15 - 2012.08.31.