Burara amara   (Moore,[1866])

Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un. Burara amara ♀ Up. Burara amara ♀ Un.
♂, 1993.10.23. Ban Na Poo Pom, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, 1993.02.18. Ban Mai Klai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.
Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un. Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un.
♂, 1988.03.08. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, 1986.03.14. Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un. Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un.
♂, 1982.03.09. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )
♂, 2011.12.02. Nong Yaplong, Petchaburi, Thailand.

ON : Ismene amara  Moore,[1866]
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865(3):783.
TL : N.E.Bengal, India. (BMNH)



Distribution : Sikkim, Assam, Myanmar, Andamans,
Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Hainan.
Burara amara map

Synonym

Ismene amara pindapatra  Fruhstorfer,1911 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 25:62.  TL. Naga ; Khasia hills, Assam. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

amara  ; ♂, Type (red), H2395, Bengal. (BMNH. examined.)
pindappatra  ; ♂, Type (red), H2396, Assam. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Ismene amara ; Godfrey,1930 : 356. (West: Me Wong)
Bibasis amara ; Evans,1949 : 50. (Siam)
Bibasis amara ; Pinratana,1985 : 16, pl.3, fig.7,♂,♂(Un),♂(Un). [8a,♂ as Bibasis gomata gomata]. (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Ratchaburi / Kanchanaburi / Chonburi / Chanthaburi)
Burara amara ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 724, pl.331, fig.H9,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi)
Burara amara ; Chiba,2009 : 13, pl.4, fig.11♂. (Chiang Rai / Chiang Dao / Mewong / Fang / Chantaburi)
Burara amara ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 22, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Dao / Kao Soi Dao / Kao Khiewo)
Burara amara ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 772, pl.355, fig.H8,♂,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi)

[ LAOS ]
Burara amara ; Masui & Uehara,1994 ; 6, fig.44. (Luang Phabang)
Burara amara ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 ; 221, pl.130, fig.♂(Un). (Oudomxay)
Burara amara ; Chiba,2009 : 13, pl.4, fig.11♂. (Laos)
Burara amara ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 56.

[ VIETNAM ]
Bibasis amara ; Devyatkin & Monastyrskii,1999 ; 155. (North: Ba Be ; Cuc Phuong)
Bibasis amara ; Ikeda et al.,2001b : 58, figs.1:3♂,4♂(Un),5:2(♂genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Burara amara ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007c ; 41, fig.H-135,♂. (Lam Dong: Dai Duc Me)
Burara amara ; Chiba,2009 : 13, pl.4, fig.11♂. (North / Central)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Longhaeng.       1984.04.19   1♂       P.Sukkit (PS)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.    1993.02.19       1♀   P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Poo Pom.  1993.10.23   2♂       Local Catcher (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Mae Sariang.     1984.04.19   1♂       R.Phongpiyamit (PS)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.        1988.03.08   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.        1986.03.14   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.              1993.10.02   1♂       P.Sukkit (PS)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.     1982.03.09   1♂       P.Sukkit (PS)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.     1980.05.05   1♂       P.Sukkit (PS)
 Petchaburi, Nong Yaplong.      2011.12.02   2♂       A.Rukkasikorn (YI)

Notes
Literature

Moore, F.,[1866] : On the lepidopterous insects of Bengal.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865(3):755-822, 3 pls.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1911 : Neue Hesperiden des Indo-Malayischen Faunengebietes und Besprechung verwandter Formen.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 25(2-6):9-79, pl.1.

Y.Inayoshi & P.Sukkit,
1999.07.31 - 2013.01.15.