Lexias dirtea bontouxi   (Vitalis de Salvaza,1924)

dirtea bontouxi male Up. dirtea bontouxi male Un. dirtea bontouxi female Up. dirtea bontouxi female Un.
‰, 1994.03.13. Ban Mae Khong, Chiang Mai, Thailand. Š, 1993.08.03. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
dirtea bontouxi male Up. dirtea bontouxi male Un. dirtea bontouxi female Up. dirtea bontouxi female Un.
‰, 1992.03.--. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand. Š, 1988.03.--. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
dirtea bontouxi male Up. dirtea bontouxi male Un. dirtea bontouxi male Up. dirtea bontouxi male Un.
‰, 1994.02.03. Doi Pomeun, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ‰, 1987.04.01. Mae Kajan, Chiang Rai, Thailand.
dirtea bontouxi male Up. dirtea bontouxi male Un. dirtea bontouxi male Up. dirtea bontouxi male Un.
‰, 1993.02.28. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. ‰, 1994.03.29. Ban Mae Khong, Chiang Mai, 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 : Euthalia dirtea bontouxi  Vitalis de Salvaza,1924
OD : Faune ent. Indo-Chine fr. 3:44.
TL : Š, Nam-Tie, Laos.




Distribution : N.Thailand, Laos, S.Vietnam.
dirtea bontouxi map


Synonyms

Lexias dirtea toonchaii   Murayama & Kimura,1990 : The Nature and Insects 25(2):19,20,
  figs.3-4,(Holotype ‰ Up.& Un.), 5-6,(Paratype Š Up.& Un.).  TL. Do Pha Hom Pok [Doi Pha Hom Pok], N.Thailand.
Lexias dirtea opertus   Tsukada,1991 : Butterflies of the South East Asian Islands 5:384,547, pl.81,
  figs.3Š Paratype, 5‰ Holotype.  TL. Fang, Chiang Mai, N.Thailand.
Lexias dirtea gratus  Tsukada,1991 : Butterflies of the South East Asian Islands 5: 384,547, pl.81,
  figs.7‰(Un) Paratype, 10‰ Holotype, 11Š(Un) Paratype, 12Š Paratype.  TL. Fang, Chiang Mai, N.Thailand.


Type Materials Information

toonchaii :
Holotype ‰, Do Pha Hom Pok [Doi Pha Hom Pok], N.Thailand. 1989.Apr.8. (in coll. Y.Kimura)
Paratypes : 2Š, Do Pha Hom Pok [Doi Pha Hom Pok], N.Thailand. 1989.Apr.8. (in coll. Y.Kimura)
opertus :
Holotype ‰, Fang, N.Thailand. 1989.Feb.3. (in coll. E.Tsukada)
Paratype 1Š, Chieng Rai [Chiang Rai], N.Thailand. 1989.Sep.14.
gratus :
Holotype ‰, Fang, N.Thailand. 1989.Mar. (in coll. E.Tsukada)
Paratypes 1‰ 2Š, Fang, N.Thailand. 1989.Mar.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Lexias dirtea toonchai (sic) ; Pinratana,1996 : 83, pl.59, fig.158b,‰,Š. (Chiang Rai / Chiang Mai)
Lexias dirtea toonchai (sic) ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 458, pl.202-203, fig.N167a,Š,Š(Un),‰. (Chiang Mai)

[ LAOS ]
Lexias dirtea merguia ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 61, pl.72, figs.5‰,6‰(Un),7Š,8Š(Un). (Vang Vieng)
Lexias khasiana ssp. ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 61, col.pl.13,Š ; pl.72, figs.1Š,2Š(Un). (Pakse)
Lexias dirtea bontouxi ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.69, figs.‰,‰,Š,Š.
  (Phong Saly / Thakhek / Luang Phrabang / Lak Sao)
Lexias dirtea bontouxi ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 43. (Namdhua / Thakhek)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lexias dirtea agosthea ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 32, figs.N-98‰,Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chiang Rai, Mae Kajan.          1987.04.01    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.         1994.02.03    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.         1988.03.--        1Š   P.Sukkit      (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.         1992.03.--    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.      1994.03.06    2‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.      1994.03.13    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.      1994.03.16    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.      1994.03.29    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1993.02.19    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1993.02.28    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1993.08.03        1Š   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.10.18    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
? ( Tak, Taksin Maharat NP.      1991.02.26    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI) )
? ( Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.   1987.06.26    1‰       Local Catcher (YI) )

[ VIETNAM ]
 Lam Dong, Dai Duc Me.         2003.09.14    2‰ 3Š   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2004.01.01        1Š   K.Saito (KS)
 Dong Nai, Thac Mai.           2006.10.02    1‰       K.Saito (KS)

Notes
Literature

Murayama, S. & Kimura, Y., 1990 : Some new butterflies from Thailand.
The Nature and Insects 25(2):19-24, figs.1-23.

2007.03.03 - 2008.02.20.