Potanthus pamela  (Evans,1934)

Potanthus pamela ♂ Up. Potanthus pamela ♂ Un.
♂, Surat Thani, Thailand. (photo by L.Day)

ON : Padraona pamela Evans,1934
OD : Entomologist 67:181.
TL : Java.
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Bali, Borneo.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Potanthus pamela ; Kimura,1997 : 40-41, pl.3, figs.41♂,42♂(Un). (Ranong: Kampuan ; Kao Poh Ta)
Potanthus pamela ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 94. (by literature)
Potanthus pamela ; Les Day,2011- : Butterflies of Koh Samui, fig. (Koh Samui)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Surat Thani (Koh Samui dist.) : 1♂ (photo by L.Day).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is rare, hitherto only 2 examples have been found in Thailand. The specimen shown in Ek-Amnuay,[2007],2012 is a misidentification of Telicota species.

Literature

Evans, W.H.,1934 : Indo-Australian Hesperiidae: Description of new Genera, Species and Subspecies.
Entomologist 67(2):33-36 (part.1), (3):61-65 (part.2), (7):141-151 (part.3), (8):181-184 (part.4), (9): 206-209 (part.5), (10): 231-234 (part.6).

Potanthus pamela ♂
♂, Surat Thani (Koh Samui dist.), Thailand. (photo by L.Day)

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