Pithauria marsena  (Hewitson,[1866])

Pithauria marsena ♂ Up. Pithauria marsena ♂ Un. Pithauria marsena ♂ Up. Pithauria marsena ♂ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Hesperia marsena Hewitson,[1866]
OD : Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3)2(6):498.
TL : Sumatra. (♀, NHML)
Distribution : Sikkim to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam,
China, W.Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra, Nias, Natuna, Java, Bali.

Synonyms

Hesperia ornata Felder & Felder,[1867] : Reise Fregatte Novara, Lep. Rhop. (3):515, pl.72, fig.6. TL. Java. (♀,NHML)
Hesperia subornata Plotz,1883 : Stett. ent. Ztg. 44(1-3):32.  TL. Java. (♀)
Pithauriopsis aitchisoni Wood-Mason & de Nicéville,[1887] : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 55(4):387-388, pl.15, fig.4,♂.  TL. Cachar. (♂)
Parnara uma de Nicéville,[1889] : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 57(4):292, pl.13, fig.9(♀).  TL. Karen Hills.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Pithauria marsena ; Pinratana,1985 : 57, pl.20, fig.113. (Ranong / Yala)
Pithauria marsena ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 782, pl.358, fig.H138,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Yala)
Pithauria marsena ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 60, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Phu Khiewo / Sai York Noi / Khlong Naka / Than To WF)
Pithauria marsena ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 834, pl.384, fig.H135,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Yala)
Pithauria marsena ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂(Un). (Ratchaburi / Yala)

[ LAOS ]
Pithauria marsena ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 ; 223, pl.138, fig.♂. (Boung Kuang)
Pithauria marsena ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 58.

[ VIETNAM ]
Pithauria marsena ; Evans,1949 : 269. (Tonkin)
Pithauria marsena ; Devyatkin & Monastyrskii,1999 ; 167. (by Evans,1949)
Pithauria marsena ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 78. (by Evans,1949)


Specimens Examined

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

Nan : Pua dist. 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : Suk Samran dist. 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : Than To dist. 2♂ (incl.photo) ; Betong dist. 3♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Hewitson, W.C.,[1866] : Descriptions of new Hesperidae.
Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3)2(6):479-501.

Felder, C. & R. Felder,1865-1875 :
Rhopalocera. In Reise der Osterreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen Commodore B. von Wullerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band:
Abtheilung. Wien : vi + 548 + [1] pp in 5 parts, 140 pls.

Plotz, C.,1883 : Die Hesperiinen-Gattung Hesperia Aut. und ihre Arten.
Stett. ent. Ztg. 44(1-3):26-64 ; 44(4-6):195-233.

Wood-Mason, J. & C.L.A. de Nicéville,[1887] :
List of the lepidopterous insects collected in Cachar by Mr.J.Wood-Mason. Part II. Rhopalocera.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 55(4):343-393, 4 pls.

de Nicéville, C.L.A.,[1889]. : On new or little-known Butterflies from the Indian Region.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 57(4):273-293, pls.13,14.

Pithauria marsena ♂ Pithauria marsena ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.


1999.09.04 - 2017.09.25.