Athyma zeroca meinippus  (Fruhstorfer,1912)

Athyma zeroca meinippus ♂ Up. Athyma zeroca meinippus ♂ Un. Athyma zeroca meinippus ♀ Up. Athyma zeroca meinippus ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ♂ Up. Athyma zeroca meinippus ♂ Un. Athyma zeroca meinippus ♀ Up. Athyma zeroca meinippus ♀ Un.
♂, Ha Giang, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Xiang Khouang, Laos. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Pantoporia zeroca meinippus Fruhstorfer,1912
OD : in Seitz, Grossschmett Erde. 9 : 632.
TL : Chiem Hoa, Tonkin.




Distribution : C.Thailand, Laos (Xiang Khouang), Vietnam, Yunnan.
zeroca meinippus map

Synonym

Pantoporia nefte asita ♀.forma.tenuifasciata Fruhstorfer,1906 : Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien. 56(6/7):414. TL. Chiem-Hoa, Tonkin.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Athyma zeroca galaesus ; Pinratana & Eliot,1996 : 60. (Nakhon Nayok) (in part)
Athyma zeroca galaesus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 416. (Khao Yai) (in part)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Saraburi / Nakhon Nayok) (accessed: 2020.09.24)

[ LAOS ]
[ Athyma zeroca galaesus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 207, pl.59, figs.♂(dsf),♂,♂(Un),♀. (Lak Sao / Nong Het / Phong Saly / Xiang Khouang) ]

[ VIETNAM ]
Pantoporia zeroca meinippus ; Fruhstorfer,1912 : 632. (Tonkin: Chiem Hoa)
Pantoporia zeroca ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 230. (Tonkin)
Pantoporia tenuifasciata ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 230. (Tonkin)
Pantoporia zeroca f.galaesus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 41. (Tonkin)
Pantoporia zeroca f.♀tenuifasciata ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 41. (Tonkin: Chiem-Hoa)
Pantoporia zeroca galaesus ; Metaye,1957 : 96. (N)
Pantoporia zeroca galaesus f.♀.tenuifasciata ; Metaye,1957 : 96. (N)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ; Ikeda et al.,2000 : 36, fig.5:13,♂,14,♂(Un), fig.9:31(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Athyma zeroca ; Hao et al.,2004 : 7, 64, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Athyma zeroca ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 41. (Thua Thien Hue: Bach Ma)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 26, figs.N-70,♂. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ; Miyazaki et al.,2010 : 21, fig.N-70,♀. (Lam Dong: Gung Re)
Athyma zeroca galaesus ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 35. (C / S)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 35. (N)
Athyma zeroca meinippus ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 2:29-30, pl.37, figs.2a,♂,2b,♂(Un),2c,♀,2d,♀(Un). (N: Van Ban ; Ba Be ; Tam Dao ; Cuc Phuong / C: Pu Hoat ; Pu Mat ; Huong Son ; Bach Ma ; Chu Yang Sin ; Da Teh)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Nakhon Nayok : 8♂ 2♀ (incl.photo by S.Sophonviwatkul & T.Aoyama).
2010.07.09. 1♀ S.Sophonviwatkul (photo) ; 2016.08.14. 1♀ Y.Inayoshi (YI).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Xiang Khouang : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Ha Giang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lam Dong : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
New to Thailand. The first record is taken photo by Mr.Supat Sophonviwatkul on 09.Jul.2010 at Nakhon Nayok prov.
The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.600m - 800m).

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1906 : Historisches und Morphologisches uber das Genus Athyma und dessen Verwandte.
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 56(6/7):384-434, 8 figs.

2006.03.10 - 2020.10.31.

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