Lasippa heliodore heliodore  (Fabricius,1787)

Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♂ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♂ Un. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♂ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♂ Un. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Un. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Un.
♀, Tak, Thailand. ♀, Ninh Binh, Vietnam.
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Up. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Un. Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♂ genitalia Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♂ genitalia
♀, Chaiyaphum, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Papilio heliodore Fabricius,1787
OD : Mantissa Ins. 2:52.
TL : Siam. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : S.Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, S.Yunnan, Hainan.

Synonym

Neptis roepkei ioannis Eliot,1959 : Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 7:374. TL. S.Burma ; Siam. (♂♀, NHML)


Type Materials Information

ioannis :
Holotype ♂, 1922.ii. Victoria Point, S.Burma. (NHML) ; Allotype ♀, same data as holotype. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Neptis heliodore dorelia ; Pendlebury,1923 : 39. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram)
Neptis heliodore heliodore ; Godfrey,1916 : 128-129. (C: by literature)
Neptis heliodore heliodore ; Godfrey,1930 : 281. (Muak Lek / Prae: Me Song forest)
Neptis heliodore dorelia ; Godfrey,1930 : 281. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram)
Neptis heliodore dorelia ; Godfrey,1932a : 269. (P)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Eliot,1969 : 42. (P)
Lasippa tiga camboja ; Pinratana,1979 : 43, figs.N66,♀,♀(Un). ("Nakhon Ratchasima / Sisaket / Trang / Uthai Thani / Yala")
Neptis heliodore heliodore ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 54, pl.34, figs.88,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong / Nakhon Sri Thammarat / Trang) (in part)
Pantoporia aurelia aurelia ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.174, figs.N100a,♂[♀],♂[♀](Un). (in part)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 398, pl.173, figs.N91,♂,♀,♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi)
Lasippa camboja ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.173, figs.N92,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies, fig. (Koh Samui / Koh Phangan)
Lasippa tiga siaka ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies, figs. (Koh Samui / Koh Phangan)
Pantoporia aurelia aurelia ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.170, figs.N233a,♂[♀],♂[♀](Un). (in part)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 396, pl.171, figs.N235,♂,♀,♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi)
Lasippa tiga camboja ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.171, figs.N236a,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 70, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong / Ranong Hot Spring / Kam Puan / Khlong Naka / Kao Luang / Ka Chong)

[ LAOS ]
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 206, pl.57, fig.♂. (Lak Sao)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 45.

[ VIETNAM ]
Neptis kuhasa ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 229. (Tonkin)
Neptis heliodore f.kuhasa ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 40. (Tonkin)
Neptis heliodore heliodore f.hib.heliodore ; Metaye,1957 : 96. (N)
Neptis heliodore heliodore f.aest.kuhasa ; Metaye,1957 : 96. (N)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Ikeda et al.,2000 : 30, figs.4:10,♀,11,♀(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Lasippa heliodore ; Lien,2003 : 57. (Phu Quoc)
Lasippa heliodore ; Hao et al.,2004 : 7, 64, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Lasippa heliodore ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 41. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi; Huong Thuy; Phong Dien)
Lasippa heliodore heliodore ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 36. (N / C / S)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Tak : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 3♂ 15♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 1♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Ninh Binh : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common in montane primary forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.10m - 900m).
Regarding the populations of the continental region especially in Vietnam, their distribution and taxonomic status are still not clear. Further taxonomic study is needed.

Literature

Fabricius, J.C.,1787 : Mantissa Insectorum sistens eorum species nuper detectas adiectis characteribus genericis,
differentiis specificis, emendationibus, observationibus.
Copenhagen, Christ. Gottl. Proft 8vo 1:xx+348pp ; 2:[2]+382pp

Eliot, J.N.,1959 : New or little known Butterflies from Malaya.
Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 7(8) : 369-391, 1pl, 7 text-figs.

Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀ Lasippa heliodore heliodore ♀
♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

2006.02.20 - 2020.09.30.

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