Tarucus waterstradti vileja  (Fruhstorfer,1918)


ON : Castalius ananda vileja Fruhstorfer,1918
OD : Tijdschr. Ent. 61(1/2):25.
TL : N.O.Sumatra. (♂)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala), W.Malaysia, Sumatra.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Tarucus waterstradti vileja ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 34, figs.58♂(Un),59(♀). (Yala)
Tarucus waterstradti vilej [sic] ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2019- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Yala) (accessed: 2020.10.05)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Yala : Betong dist., 3♂ 2♀ (photo by S.Atdhabhan & A.Giudici).
2015.12.10. 1♂ (photo by S.Atdhabhan) ; 2016.12.14. 1♀ (photo by A.Giudici).
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Notes
The first record in Thailand is taken photo by Mr.Satawan Atdhabhan on 10.Dec.2015 in Betong, Yala.
The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.400m - 900m).

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1918 : Revision der Gattung Castalius auf Grund der Morphologie der Generationsorgane
Tijdschr. Ent. 61(1/2):17-44, pl.4-5.

Tarucus waterstradti vileja ♂ Tarucus waterstradti vileja ♀
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan) ♀, 2016.12.14. Yala, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)
Tarucus waterstradti vileja ♂ Tarucus waterstradti vileja ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

2020.10.31.

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