Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus  Felder & Felder,[1865]

Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ♂ Up. Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ♂ Un. Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ♀ Up. Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Allotinus subviolaceus Felder & Felder,[1865]
OD : Reise Fregatte Novara, Lep. Rhop. (2):286, pl.35, figs.27,♂,28,♂(Un).
TL : Java. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand, Langkawi, W.Malaysia, Tioman, Singapore,
Borneo, Sumatra, Bangka, Java, Palawan, Philippines.

Synonyms

Allotinus alkamah Distant,1886 : Rhop. malayana : 452, pl.44, fig.3, "♂" recte ♀. TL. Malay Pen. (♀)
Allotinus subviolaceus kallikrates Fruhstorfer,1913 : Z. wiss. InsektBiol. 9(11):342. TL. Mindanao. (♂, NHML)
Allotinus subviolaceus silarus Fruhstorfer,[1916] : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:808. TL. Borneo. (♂, NHML)


Type Materials Information

subviolaceus ; Lectotype ♂, Java. (NMML)
alkamah ; Holotype ♀, West Malaysia.
kallikrates ; Lectotype ♂, Mindanao, Philippines. (NHML)
silarus ; Lectotype ♂, Borneo. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ; Eliot,1986 : 15. (Thailand)
Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 544, pl.246, figs.L34,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Ranong / Yala) (in part)
Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 558, pl.252, figs.L59,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Ranong / Yala) (in part)
Allotinus subviolaceus subviolaceus ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 38, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Than To WF.)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is uncommon in primary montane forest at low elevations.

Literature

Felder, C. & R. Felder,1865-1875 :
Rhopalocera. In Reise der Osterreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen Commodore B. von Wullerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band:
Abtheilung. Wien : vi + 548 + [1] pp in 5 parts, 140 pls.

Distant, W.L.,1882-1886 : Rhopalocera Malayana : a Description of the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
London, Author, Penang, Logan : xvi+482+[4]pp, 46 pls.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1913 : Uebersicht der Gerydinae und Diagnosen neuer oder verkannter Formen (Lep., Lyc).
Z. wiss. InsektBiol. 9(8/9):242-247, 9(10):307-310, 9(11):341-344, 9(12):367-371.

Eliot, J.N.,1986 : A review of the Miletini (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 53(1):1-105, 108 figs.

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