Neptis zaida inayoshii  Saito,2014

Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un.
♂, 1991.03.11. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. Holotype ♂, 1991.05.--. Chiang Mai, Thailand. Paratype
Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un.
♂, 1985.03.24. Chiang Mai, Thailand. Paratype ♂, 1988.03.12. Chiang Mai, Thailand. Paratype
Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un.
♂, 2004.04.--. Xam Neua, Houaphan, Laos.
Paratype (photo by K.Saito)
♂, 2004.04.--. Xam Neua, Houaphan, Laos.
Paratype (photo by K.Saito)
Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Up. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Un. Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ genitalia Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ genitalia
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Neptis zaida inayoshii Saito,2014
OD : In Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 65:9-10, figs.53(HT,♂),(HT,♂Un),54(PT,♂),(PT,♂Un).
TL : Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. (♂, in coll. Y.Inayoshi)




Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, C.Vietnam.
Neptis zaida inayoshii Map

Synonym

Neptis zaida inayoshii Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : Butterflies of Thailand 1:394, pl.171, figs.85b,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). [Unavailable name]


Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 1991.iii.11. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, N.Thailand. Y.Inayoshi leg. (in coll. Y.Inayoshi, examined. The holotype will be preserved in NHML)
Paratypes : 3♂, Chiang Mai, N.Thailand (THNHM ; in coll. Y.Inayoshi, examined) ; 2♂, Xam Neua, N.Laos. (in coll. K.Saito, examined)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Neptis zaida putoia ; Pinratana,1979 : 51, fig.N88. (Chiang Mai)
Neptis zaida putoia ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 50. pl.32, fig.75. (Chaiyaphum)
Neptis zaida inayoshii ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 394, pl.171, figs.N85b,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Doi Inthanon / Doi Pomeun / Doi Phu Kha / Phu Khieu)
Neptis zaida inayoshii ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 406,408, pl.177, figs.N261b,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Doi Inthanon / Doi Pomeun / Doi Phu Kha / Phu Khieu)
Neptis zaida inayoshii ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Chiang Mai)
Neptis zaida inayoshii ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 82, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Doi Inthanon / Doi Phu Kha)

[ LAOS ]
Neptis zaida putoia  ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 58, pl.58, figs.7,♂,8,♂(Un). (Phatong)
Neptis zaida putoia  ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 206, pl.56, fig.♂. (Phatong)
Neptis zaida ssp. ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 45.

[ VIETNAM ]
Neptis zaida inayoshii ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 37, pl.9, figs.30a,♂,30b,♂(Un). (C: Ha Tinh)
Neptis zaida inayoshii ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(2):78-79, pl.51, figs.1a,♂,1b,♂(Un). (C: Vu Quang ; Kon Ka Kinh ; Ngoc Linh)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 15♂ 1♀ (incl.type series and photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 9♂ (incl.type series).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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

Houaphan : 2♂ (type series).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is locally common in montane forest at moderate elevations (1000m - 1600m).
Some examples of Chiang Mai, N.Thailand have slightly yellowish orange bands.
Neptis zaida
Comparison of 4 subspecies


Literature

Ek-Amnuay, P.,[2007] : Butterflies of Thailand. Fascinating insects Vol.1. (1 edition)
Amarin Printing and Publishing Public Co., Ltd. 849 pp. : ill.(Col.). Bangkok.

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


Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂ Neptis zaida inayoshii ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2014.07.12 - 2020.09.30.

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