Hasora lizetta  (Plötz, [1883])

Hasora lizetta ♂ Up. Hasora lizetta ♂ Un. Hasora lizetta ♂ Up. Hasora lizetta ♂ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
Hasora lizetta ♂ genitalia Hasora lizetta ♂ genitalia
♂ genitalia, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Ismene lizetta Plötz, [1883]
OD : Stettin ent. Ztg. 45(1-3):59.
TL : Java.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala), W.Malaysia,
Sumatra, Java.
Hasora lizetta map


Hasora hadria Nicéville, 1889 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 4(3):172. TL. Perak. (♂)
Hasora wortha Swinhoe, 1907 : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7)20(119):435. TL. Java. (♂, NHML)

Records taken from Literature

Hasora zoma ; Inayoshi,1999-2023 : Butterflies in Indo-China, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Yala) (31.Mar.2023 last updated ; 31.Mar.2024 changed.)
Hasora zoma ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 25. (Than To WF.) (in part)
Hasora lizetta ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2024- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Yala) (accessed: 2024.04.01)

Specimens Examined

Yala : 4♂.
Than To dist., Yala. 1991.04.04. 1♂, Y.Kimura (RIEB).
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New to Thailand.
The record of Than To, Yala as Hasora zoma in Kimura et al. (2011) is considered to be the first record from Thailand.
The butterfly is uncommon in montane forests at low elevations (Alt. 300 - 450m). Males come to the banks of streams and puddles to suck water.


Plötz, C.,[1883] : Die Hesperiinen-Gattung Ismene Sw. und ihre Arten
Stettin ent. Ztg. 45(1-3):51-66.

Nicéville, L.de,1889 : On new and little-known Butterflies from the Indian Region, with Revision of the Genus Plesioneura of Felder and of Authors
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 4(3):163-194, pls.A,B.

Swinhoe, C.,1907 : New Species of African and Indo-Malayan Hesperiidae
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7)20(119):430-436.

Hasora lizetta ♂ Hasora lizetta ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

2024.03.31 - 2024.04.30.

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