Poritia philota philota  Hewitson,1874

Poritia philota philota ♂ Up. Poritia philota philota ♂ Un. Poritia philota philota ♀ Up. Poritia philota philota ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Poritia philota philota ♂ Up. Poritia philota philota ♂ Un. Poritia philota philota ♀ Up. Poritia philota philota ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Poritia philota Hewitson,1874
OD : Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 22(3):346.
TL : Sumatra.



Distribution :
S.Myanmar, P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, Singapore,
Borneo, Sumatra, Belitung, Siberut.
Poritia philota philota map

Synonyms

Poritia philota nicias Fruhstorfer,1917 : Soc. ent. 32(10):39. TL. N.Borneo.
Poritia philota ♂var.penumbrata Morell,1957 : Malay Nat. J. 11(4):100. TL. Nee Soon, Singapore. (♂)
Poritia philota philota ♀f.lugubris Eliot,1957 : Entomologist 90:73. TL. Singapore. (♀, NHML)
Poritia philota philota ♀f.ornata Eliot,1957 : Entomologist 90:73. TL. N.E.Sumatra. (♀, NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Poritia philota philota ; Pinratana,1981 : 19, 156, pl.4, fig.1♀(Un) ; pl.30, figs.13♂,14♀. (Phangna / Ranong / Trang / Nakhon Sri Thammarat)
Poritia philota philota ; Kimura,1998 : 30-31, 37, figs.5♂(Up),6♂(Un),7♂(Up),8♂(Un),9♀(Up),10♀(Un). (Kam Puan / Than To)
Poritia philota philota ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 524, pl.236, fig.L2,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Muang Shone / Than To)
Poritia philota philota ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 536, pl.241, fig.L27,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Than To / Muang Shone)
Poritia philota philota ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 28, fig.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Kam Puan / Than To WF.)
Poritia philota philota ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Nakhon Si Thammarat)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 1♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Hewitson, W.C.,1874 : Descriptions of new species of Lycaenidae from his own collection.
Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 22(3):343-355.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1917 : Neue Poritia-Rassen.
Soc. ent. 32(10):39-40.

Morrell, R.,1957 : Miscellaneous notes on Malayan Butterflies.
Malay Nat. J. 11(4):98-100.

Eliot, J.N.,1957 : Notes on the Genus Poritia Moore. (Lepidoptera : Lycaenidae)
Entomologist 90(1126):70-74.

Poritia philota philota ♂ Poritia philota philota ♀
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♀, Yala, Thailand.

1999.05.12 - 2018.11.30.

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