Neptis nashona kishii  Saito & Inayoshi,2014

Neptis nashona kishii ♂ Up. Neptis nashona kishii ♂ Un. Neptis nashona kishii ♀ Up. Neptis nashona kishii ♀ Un.
♂, 2005.07.--. Tamdao, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam.
Holotype (photo by K.Saito)
♀, 2007.02.25. Tamdao, Vinh Phuc, Vietnam.
Paratype (photo by K.Saito)
Neptis nashona kishii ♂ Up. Neptis nashona kishii ♂ Un. Neptis nashona kishii ♀ Up. Neptis nashona kishii ♀ Un.
♂, Xieng Khouang, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera) ♂, Luang Namtha, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)

ON : Neptis nashona kishii Saito & Inayoshi,2014
OD : Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 65:8-9, figs.43(HT,♂), 44(PT,♀).
TL : Tamdao, Vinh Phuc, N.Vietnam. (♂, RIEB)



Distribution : Laos, N.Vietnam.
Neptis nashona kishii Map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 2005.vii. Tamdao, Vinh Phuc, N.Vietnam. (RIEB, examined)
Paratypes ; same locality as the Holotype.
1♀, 2007.ii.25. (in coll.K.Saito, examined) ; 1♂, 2007.ii.17. (in coll.K.Saito) ; 1♂, 2005.vii. (in coll.K.Saito)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Neptis nashona chapa ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 37. (N / C: to Ha Tinh)


Specimens Examined

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

Oudomxai : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Xieng Khouang : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Vinh Phuc : 3♂ 1♀ (type series).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Monastyrskii,2019 regarded all taxon of nashona in Vietnam as ssp.aagaardi, however figured specimens in pl.49, figs.2a,♂,2b,♂(Un) from N.Vietnam are Neptis cartica.
We consider ssp.kishii and ssp.tamamitsui are valid subspecies.

Literature

Saito, K. & Y. Inayoshi,2014 : Some notes of Limenitidinae from Indochina.
Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 65:4-19.

2014.07.05 - 2020.09.30.

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