Allotinus sarrastes  Fruhstorfer,1913

Allotinus sarrastes ♂ Up. Allotinus sarrastes ♂ Un. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Up. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Un.
♂, Satun, Thailand. ♀, Satun, Thailand.
Allotinus sarrastes ♂ Up. Allotinus sarrastes ♂ Un. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Up. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Up. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Un. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Up. Allotinus sarrastes ♀ Un.
♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.), Thailand.

ON : Allotinus taras sarrastes Fruhstorfer,1913
OD : Z. wiss. InsektBiol. 9(12):370.
TL : Kinabalu, Borneo. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : Myanmar, P.Thailand, Langkawi, W.Malaysia,
Borneo, Karimata, Sumatra, Sipora, Java, Minadanao.

Synonyms

Allotinus porriginosus Toxopeus,1932 : Versl. Afd. Ned. Ost.-Ind. ned. ent. Ver. 1(3):lxxvii. TL. W.Java. (♂)
Allotinus taras mendava Riley,[1945] : Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94(2):253, pl.2, figs.30,31. TL. Sipora. (♂, NHML)


Type Materials Information

sarrastes ; Lectotype ♂, Kina Balu, Borneo (NHML) ; Paralectotype ♀, Brunei, Nord-Borneo. (NHML)
mendava ; Holotype ♂, Sipora, Mentawai Is. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Allotinus taras sarastes (sic) ; Pinratana,1981 : 32. (Trang / Phuket)
Allotinus sarastes ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 546, pl.246, figs.L36,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang / Ranong)
Allotinus portunus maitus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 546, pl.247, figs.L37,♀,♀(Un). (Khao Chong)
Allotinus horsfieldi nessus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.247, fig.L41a,♀(Un). (in part)
Allotinus sarrastes ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 558, pl.252, figs.L61,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang / Ranong)
Allotinus horsfieldi permagnus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.253, figs.L65,♀(Un,left). (in part)
Allotinus sarrastes ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 39, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khlong Naka / Kam Puan / Kao Luang / Thabebahn / Than To WF.)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 3♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.) : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 2♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 4♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in primary forest at low to moderate elevations.

Literature

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.

Riley, N.D.,[1945] : Spolia Mentawiensia: Rhopalocera, Lycaenidae and Riodinidae.
Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94(2):247-271, 2 pls.

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

Allotinus sarrastes ♂ Allotinus sarrastes ♂
♂, Krabi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

1999.07.24 - 2020.04.30.

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