Caltoris sirius sirius  (Evans,1926)

Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Up. Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Un. Caltoris sirius sirius ♀ Up. Caltoris sirius sirius ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Up. Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Un. Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Up. Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, 2012.07.01. Dak Cheung, Sekong, Laos.
Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Up. Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ Un. Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ genitalia Caltoris sirius sirius ♂ genitalia
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Baoris cahira sirius Evans,1926
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31(3):633.
TL : Karens. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : Assam, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.

Synonyms

Baoris sirius sirina Evans,1932 : Ident. Indian Butts. (2nd ed.) : 412. TL. Manipur. (♂,NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Baoris sirius sirius ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 93.
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Evans,1949 : 451. (Siam)
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Pinratana,1985 : 113. not fig. (no loc.)
[ Caltoris sirius sirius ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 842, pl.387, fig.H300,♂(Un,Malaysia). (Yala) ]
Caltoris bromus bromus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 842, pl.387, fig.H303,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 106. (by literature)
[ Caltoris sirius sirius ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 906, pl.419, fig.H297,♂(Un,Malaysia). (Yala) ]
Caltoris bromus bromus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 906, pl.419, fig.H300,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)

[ VIETNAM ]
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Evans,1949 : 451. (Tonkin)
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Devyatkin & Monastyrskii,1999 ; 179. (Tam Dao / Ba Vi / Vu Quang)
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Hao et al.,2004 : 15. (Cuc Phuong)
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007b ; 17, fig.H-127,♂. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Caltoris sirius sirius ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 84. (N / C: to Khanh Hoa)


Specimens Examined

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

Chiang Mai : 14♂ 1♀ (incl.photo) ; Fang dist ; Mae On dist ; Chom Thong dist ; Omkoi dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Sekong : Dak Cheung. 1♂. 2012.07.01. K.Phongpiyamit (YI)
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
New to Laos.
The specimens from N.Thailand, White spots of the forewing of the upperside are very variable. Some specimens have reduced markings, lack a white spots in space 1b and upper cell spot. The specimen shown in Ek-Amnuay,[2007],2012 is ssp.fusca from W.Malaysia and is not confirmed in Thailand.

Literature

Evans, W.H.,1926 : The Identification of Indian Butterflies (9-11).
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31(1):49-83, pl.30 ; (2):427-446, pl.31 ; (3):615-637, pl.32.

Caltoris sirius sirius ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2018.08.31.