Pantoporia paraka paraka  (Butler,1879)

Pantoporia paraka paraka ♂ Up. Pantoporia paraka paraka ♂ Un. Pantoporia paraka paraka ♀ Up. Pantoporia paraka paraka ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Pantoporia paraka paraka ♂ Up. Pantoporia paraka paraka ♂ Un. Pantoporia paraka paraka ♀ Up. Pantoporia paraka paraka ♀ Un.
♂, Satun, Thailand. ♀, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : Neptis paraka Butler,1879
OD : Trans. linn. Soc. Lond., (2)Zool. 1(8):542, pl.58, fig.2
TL : Malacca. (♀labelled "peraka", NHML)



Distribution :
Assam to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam,
Hainan, W.Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo, Banka, Batu,
Java, Palawan.
Pantoporia paraka paraka map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Rahinda paraka assamica ; Fruhstorfer,1912 : 598. (Hinlap)
Rahinda paraka assamica ; Godfrey,1916 : 128. (Pak Jong)
Rahinda paraka paraka ; Godfrey,1930 : 278. (Pak Jong ; Muak Lek / P: Bangnara)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Eliot,1969 : 37. (Siam)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Pinratana,1979 : 42, figs.N62,♀,♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi / Leebong Is. / Ranong)
Neptis paraka paraka ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 56, pl.35, figs.94,♂,♂(Un). (Chaiyaphum / Phisanulok / Chanthaburi / Kanchanaburi / Ranong / Yala)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 28, fig.74,♂. (Mukdahan: Ban Na Lak)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 51. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 70, fig.158,♂. (Umphang)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 50, fig.117,♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 400, pl.174, figs.N98,♂,♂(Un),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Kanchanaburi)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies, fig. (Koh Samui)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 394, pl.170, figs.N231,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Kanchanaburi / Chiang Dao / Mae Hong Son)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs., Early Stages. (Phetchabun / Chanthaburi)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 69, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Dao / Thung Saleng Luang / Phu Khiewo / Kao Soi Dao / Pliewn WF / Khlong Naka / Than To WF)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Chaianunporn & Chaianunporn,2019 : 86. (Chaiyaphum: Chulabhorn Dam)

[ LAOS ]
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 57, pl.55, figs.7,♂,8,♂(Un). (Luang Prabang / Vang Vieng / Nam Ngum Dam)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 206, pl.57, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Lak Sao / Boung Kuang)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 45.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Pantoporia paraka ; Onodera,2007 : 28, fig.52,♂. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kuhlen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Rahinda paraka assamica ; Fruhstorfer,1912 : 598. (Tonkin: Chiem Hoa)
Rahinda paraka assamica ; Godfrey,1919 : 467. (S: Daban)
Rahinda paraka assamica ; Metaye,1957 : 96. (N)
Pantoporia paraka ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 41. (Thua Thien Hue: Huong Thuy)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 22, figs.N-58,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 36. (N / C / S)
Pantoporia paraka paraka ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(2):49-50, pl.41, figs.6a,♂,6b,♂(Un),6c,♀. (N: Ba Be ; Na Hang / C: Ben En ; Pu Mat ; Huong Son ; Vu Quang ; Dakrong ; Huong Thuy ; Ba To ; Ngoc Linh ; Kon Cha Rang ; Cat Loc ; Bao Lam / S: Cat Tien ; Lo Go Sa Mat ; Tan Phu)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 10♂ 4♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchabun : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trat : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 1♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Luang Phabang : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Champasak : 1♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 2♂ 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.150m - 1000m), and is often found in sunny place in the forest or on the edge of the forest, however prefers to stay inside of the forest than other closely related species.

Literature

Butler, A.G.,1879 : The Butterflies of Malacca
Trans. linn. Soc. Lond., (2)Zool. 1(8):533-568, pl.68,69.

Pantoporia paraka paraka ♂ Pantoporia paraka paraka ♀
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Pantoporia paraka paraka ♂ Pantoporia paraka paraka ♀
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2006.02.20 - 2020.05.31.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.