Poritia manilia evansi  Corbet,1940

ON : Poritia manilia evansi Corbet,1940
OD : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 90(11):341, pl.1, fig.1,♂,2,♀.
TL : Mergui. (♂, NHML)
Distribution :
S.Myanmar, Thailand, Langkawi, W.Malaysia (Kedah).
Poritia manilia evansi map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 1925.xii. King Island, Mergui. (NHML) ; Allotype ♀, 1925.xii. King Island, Mergui. (NHML)

Records taken from Literature

Poritia phama regia ; Kimura,1998 : 32, 38, figs.23,♂(Up),24,♂(Un). (in part)
Poritia manilia evansi ; Kimura,1998 : 32, 38, figs.27,♂(Up),28,♂(Un),25,♀(Up),26,♀(Un). (Muang Shone; Than To)
Poritia phama regia ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.237, figs.L5b♂,♂. (in part)
Poritia manilia ; Ek-Amnuay et al.,2007 : 4. (Muang Shone; Than To)
Poritia hewitsoni regia ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.243, figs.L34b♂,♂(Un). (Ranong) (in part)
Poritia manilia evansi ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 538, pl.242, figs.L31,♂,♂,♂(Un). ("Doi Phu Kha"; "Kanchanaburi"; Than To)
Poritia manilia evansi ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 30, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Muang Shone; Than To WF.)

The butterfly is rare in montane forest at low to moderate elevations.


Corbet, A.S.,1940 : A revision of the Malayan species of Poritiinae. (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 90(11):337-350, pl.1.

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