Burara amara  (Moore,[1866])

Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un. Burara amara ♀ Up. Burara amara ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.
Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un. Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un. Burara amara ♂ Up. Burara amara ♂ Un.
♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♂, 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). (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Ratchaburi / Kanchanaburi / Chonburi / Chanthaburi)
Bibasis gomata gomata ; Pinratana,1985 : pl.3, fig.8a,♂. (in part)
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)
Burara amara ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂(Un). (Ratchaburi)

[ 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)
Bibasis amara ; Hao et al.,2004 : 12. (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)
Bibasis amara ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 70. (N / C)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : Mae Hong Son dist. 3♂ 1♀ ; Mae Sariang dist. 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : Fang dist. 1♂ ; Phrao dist. 1♀ ; Chiang Dao dist. 1♂ ; San Sai dist. 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : Pua dist. 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : Pong Nam Ron dist. 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Petchaburi : Nong Ya Plong dist. 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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.

Burara amara ♂ Burara amara ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.07.31 - 2017.07.31.