Tapena thwaitesi minuscula  Elwes & Edwards,1897

Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ♂ Up. Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ♂ Un. Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ♂ Up. Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ♂ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂ (wsf), Chonburi, Thailand.

ON : Tapena minuscula Elwes & Edwards,1897
OD : Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 14(4):147, pl.18♂, fig.18; pl.22.fig.17.
TL : Bernardmyo, N.Burma. (BMNH)



Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, C.Vietnam.
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Tapena thwaitesi ; Godfrey,1916 : 142. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Godfrey,1930 : 365. (Chiang Rai / Chonburi: Sriracha / West: Me Wong)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Evans,1949 : 109. (Siam)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Pinratana,1985 : 31, pl.12, fig.46. (Chiang Mai / Ratchaburi / Chonburi / Ranong)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 249, fig.6♂. (Mukdahan: Phu Sa Duak Bua ; Phu Mu)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 9. (Mukdahan: Ban Na Lak)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 43. (Mukdahan: Phu Hin Khan)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 754, pl.346, fig.H58a,♂,♀[♂]. (Chiang Mai)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 37, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Kao Khiewo)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 804, pl.370, fig.H56a,♂,♀[♂]. (Chiang Mai)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂. (Chiang Mai)

[ LAOS ]
Tapena thwaitesi ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 ; 222, pl.135, fig.♀. (Oudomxay)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 57.

[ VIETNAM ]
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Devyatkin & Monastyrskii,1999 ; 159. (Central: Vu Quang)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007b ; 6, fig.H-24,♂. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)
Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 72. (C: Ha Tinh to Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : Chiang Dao dist. 1♂ ; San Sai dist. 1♂ ; Mae On dist. 2♂ (incl.photo)
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : Rong Kwang dist. 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chonburi : Si Racha dist. 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : Keng Sa Doc, 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec


Notes
Literature

Elwes, H.J. & J. Edwards,1897 : A Revision of the Oriental Hesperiidae.
Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 14(4):101-324, pls.18-27.

Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ♂ Tapena thwaitesi minuscula ♂
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.07.31 - 2017.08.31.