Miletus gaesa gaesa  (de Nicéville,1895)

Miletus gaesa gaesa ♂ Up. Miletus gaesa gaesa ♂ Un. Miletus gaesa gaesa ♀ Up. Miletus gaesa gaesa ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by THNHM) ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Miletus gaesa gaesa ♂ Up. Miletus gaesa gaesa ♂ Un. Miletus gaesa gaesa ♀ Up. Miletus gaesa gaesa ♀ Un.
♂, Trang, Thailand. ♀, Pattani, Thailand.

ON : Gerydus gaesa de Nicéville,1895
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 10(1):26-27, pl.S, fig.16(♂).
TL : Battak Mountains, N.E.Sumatra. (NZC)
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra.

Type Materials Information

Types 1♂ 1♀, Battak Mountains, N.E.Sumatra. (NZC) ; Sheela et al.,2019 : 131, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un).


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Miletus gaesa gaesa ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 538, pl.243, figs.L25,♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok [Pattani: Khok Pho dist.])
Miletus gaesa gaesa ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 552, pl.249, figs.L49,♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok [Pattani: Khok Pho dist.])
Miletus gaesa gaesa ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 35, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Than To WF.)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Trang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Pattani : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 1♂ 3♀ (incl.photo by THNHM).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The record of Doi Pha Hom Pok in Ek-Amnuay is incorrect location. Correctly, the specimen was obtained in Pattani.
A male example from Trang has similar markings to chinensis on the upf, however the base of vein 4 is not swollen.
Both gaesa and chinensis are found allopatric in Betong, Yala.

Literature

de Nicéville, C.L.A.,1895 : On new and little-known Lepidoptera from the Indo-Malayan Region, (1).
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 10(1):13-40, pls.R,S,T.

Sheela, S., D. Das, S.K. Shah & K. Chandra,2019 : The Type Specimens in the National Zoological Collection Lepidoptera.
Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata. 342 pp.

Miletus gaesa gaesa ♀
♀, Yala, Thailand.

2016.08.31 - 2020.01.31.

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