Lexias dirtea merguia   (Tytler,1926)

dirtea merguia male Up. dirtea merguia male Un. dirtea merguia female Up. dirtea merguia female Un.
‰, 1995.03.10. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand. Š, 1987.04.13. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.
dirtea merguia male Up. dirtea merguia male Un. dirtea merguia female Up. dirtea merguia female Un.
‰, 1983.03.16. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand. Š, 1983.03.18. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand.
dirtea merguia male Up. dirtea merguia male Un. dirtea merguia female Up. dirtea merguia female Un.
‰, 1992.03.14. Phrom Lok WF., Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Thailand. Š, 1992.03.14. Phrom Lok WF., Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Thailand.
dirtea merguia male Up. dirtea merguia male Un. dirtea merguia female Up. dirtea merguia female Un.
‰, 1987.03.23. Than To, Yala, Thailand. Š, 1995.04.05. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.
dirtea merguia male Up. dirtea merguia male Un. dirtea merguia male Up. dirtea merguia male Up.
‰, 1987.03.21. Than To, Yala, Thailand. ‰, 1992.04.14. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand. ‰, 1987.04.17. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.

?   ssp.   ?
dirtea ssp. male Up. dirtea ssp. male Un. dirtea ssp. male Up. dirtea ssp. male Un.
‰, 1991.02.26. Taksin Maharat NP., Tak, Thailand. ‰, 1987.06.26. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : * Adolias merguia  Tytler,1926
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31:580.
TL : Mergui. (BMNH)




Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand, Malay Pen.
dirtea merguia map


Synonyms

Lexias dirtea pluvius  Tsukada,1991 : Butterflies of the South East Asian Islands 5:385, 547, pl.81,
  figs.6Š Paratype, 8‰(Un) Paratype, 9‰ Holotype.  TL. Ranong, P.Thailand.
Lexias dirtea maga  Tsukada,1991 : Butterflies of the South East Asian Islands 5:385, 547-548, pl.84,
  figs.7Š Paratype, 8Š(Un) Paratype, 9‰(Un) Paratype, 10‰ Holotype.  TL. Singapore.


Type Materials Information

pluvius :
Holotype ‰, Ranong, P.Thailand. 1990.Mar. (in coll. E.Tsukada)
Paratypes : 2‰, Ranong, P.Thailand. 1990.Mar. ; 1Š, Muang Chone, P.Thailand. 1990.Apr.
maga :
Holotype ‰, Singapore. 1988.Apr.3. (in coll. E.Tsukada)
Paratypes : same locality as the Holotype.
1‰, 1983.Mar.15-16 ; 1‰, 1983.Mar.17 ; 1‰, 1983.Mar.19 ; 1Š, 1983.Apr.3 ;
2‰ 1Š, 1983.Apr.18 ; 1‰, 1983.Apr.17 ; 1‰, 1983.Apr.19 ; 1‰, 1983.Jun.5


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Adolias dirtea dirtea ; Pendlebury,1923 : 41. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram ; Khao Luang)
Adolias dirtea dirtea ; Godfrey,1930 : 296. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram ; Khao Luang ; Wat Kiriwong)
Adolias dirtea dirtea ; Godfrey,1932a : 270. (Peninsular)
Euthalia dirtea merguia ; Pinratana,1979 : 84, fig.N147,‰,Š. (Ranong / Trang / Yala)
Lexias dirtea merguia ; Pinratana,1996 : 83, pl.58, fig.158a,‰,Š.
  (Phisanulok / Chanthaburi / Ranong / Nakhon Sri Thammarat / Trang)
Lexias dirtea merguia ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 458, pl.203, fig.N167b,‰,‰(Un),Š. (Chanthaburi / Ranong: Kampuan)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
? ( Tak, Taksin Maharat NP.             1991.02.26    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI) )
? ( Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.          1987.06.26    1‰       Local Catcher (YI) )
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.                   1984.03.01    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.                   1983.03.16    2‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.                   1983.03.18        1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.                   1983.03.20        1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Kampuan.                       1991.03.21    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1995.03.10    1‰       S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1992.03.28    1‰ 1Š   S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1992.03.29        1Š   S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1995.04.05        1Š   S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1995.04.07        1Š   S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1987.04.13        1Š   Y.Shiraishi   (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1992.04.14    1‰       S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1987.04.17    2‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                   1987.04.18        1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Phrom Lok WF.    1992.03.14    1‰ 1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Yala, Than To.                         1987.03.21    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Yala, Than To.                         1987.03.23    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)

Notes
2007.03.03 - 2008.02.20.