Acraea terpsicore  (Linnaeus,1758)

Acraea terpsicore ♂ Up. Acraea terpsicore ♂ Un. Acraea terpsicore ♀ Up. Acraea terpsicore ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Acraea terpsicore ♂ Up. Acraea terpsicore ♂ Un. Acraea terpsicore ♀ Up. Acraea terpsicore ♀ Un.
♂, Chonburi, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.

ON : Papilio terpsicore Linnaeus,1758
OD : Syst. Nat. (Edn.10) : 466.
TL : Asia.

Distribution : Sri Lanka, Bhutan, India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos,
Cambodia, Vietnam, S.Yunnan, Hainan.

Synonyms

Papilio violae Fabricius,1775 ; Syst. Ent. : 460. TL. "violis, boragine Indiae orientalis"
Papilio cephea Cramer,[1780] ; Uitl. Kapellen 4(25-26a):18, pl.298, figs.D,E. TL. Cote de Coromandel.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Acraea violae ; Kimura,1994 : 18, figs.1♂,2♂(Un),3♀,4♀(Un). (except Peninsula)
Acraea violae ; Nishimura,1994 : 200-202, figs.1♂,2(map). (Loei: Phu Sawan / Nan: Pua / Chiang Mai: Chiang Dao ; Doi Pui ; San Sai ; Hot ; Doi Tao / Lampang: Mae Tha / Lamphum: Doi Chang / Phrae: Wang Chin)
Acraea violae ; Pinratana,1996 : 16, pl.1, figs.1,♂,♀,♂(Un). (Lampang / Chaiyaphum etc.)
Acraea violae ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 24, fig.62♂. (Ubon Ratchathani: Kaeng Tana)
Acraea violae ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 49. (Ubon Ratchathani: Warin Chamrap)
Acraea violae ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 348, pl.148 figs.N1,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Bangkok / Kanchanaburi / Chiang Mai)
Acraea violae ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies, figs. (Koh Samui / Koh Phangan)
Acraea violae ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 376, pl.161 figs.N204,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Bangkok / Kanchanaburi / Chiang Mai)
Acraea violae ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Pathum Thani)
Acraea violae ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 43, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Thoen)

[ LAOS ]
Acraea violae ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 205, pl.46, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Vientiane)
Acraea violae ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 44.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Acraea violae ; Onodera,2009 : 67, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Siem Reap: Phnum Kulen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Telchinia violae ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 234. (Cochinchine)
Telchinia violae ; Metaye,1957 : 93. (S)
Acraea violae ; Nishimura,1994 : 200-202, figs.1♂,2(map). (Binh Dinh: Qui Nhon / Dong Nai: Dinh Quan)
Acraea violae ; Lien,2003 : 57. (Phu Quoc)
Acraea violae ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 15, figs.N-1♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri / Ho Chi Minh)
Acraea violae ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 30. (N / C / S)
Acraea violae ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 40, figs.52,♀,52v,♀(Un). (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)
Acraea violae ; Saito et al.,2017 ; 81. (S: Nui Coto)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 4♂ 2♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Rayong : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chonburi : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.) : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Vientiane : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Petiver, J.,1702 : Gazophylacium naturae et artis.
Bateman. 104 pp.

Linnaeus, 1758 : Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Clases, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Symonymis, Locis. Tomis I.
10th Edition Syst. Nat. (Edn 10)1:1-338, 339-824.

Fabricius, J.C.,1775 : Systema Entomologiae, sistens Insectorum classes, ordines, genera, species, adjectis synonymis, locis, descriptionibus, observationibus.
Flensbvrgi et Lipsiae, Libraria Kortii 8vo :[i-xxx] + 832pp.

Cramer, P.,[1780] :
Uitlandsche Kapellen. voorkomende in de drie Waereld-Deelen Asia, Africa en America, by een verzameld en bescreeven.
Amsterdam. Baalde, and Utrecht, Wild. 4(25-26a):1-28, pl.289-304.

Le Doux C.,1928 : Acraeen - Studien 111 (Lep. mop.) 1. Die nomenklature und der Formenkreis von Acraea eponina Cr.
Deut. ent. Zeit. 1928:97-115, 2.pls.

Nishimura, M.,1994 : Notes on Acraea violae (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Acraeinae) from Indo-China. (in Japanese)
Tyo to Ga. 45(3):200-202. 2 figs.

Pierre, J. & D. Bernaud,1997 : Acraea tepsicore (Linne), problemes de nomenclature et donnees biologiques (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae)
Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 102(5):405-412.

Honey, M.R. & M.J. Scoble,2001 : Linnaeus's butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea)
Zool. J. linn. Soc. 132:277-399.

Vane-Wright, R.I.,2007 : Linnaeus' Butterflies
The Linnean Special Issue (7):59-74.

Acraea terpsicore Acraea terpsicore
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Acraea terpsicore
♂, Surat Thani (Koh Phangan), Thailand.

2019.09.30 - 2019.11.30.

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