Discolampa ethion ethion   (Westwood,[1851])

Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Up. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Un. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Up. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Un.
♂, 1987.01.29. Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, 1991.06.--. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Up. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Un. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Up. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Un.
♂, 1994.03.18. Umphang, Tak, Thailand. ♂, 1980.07.30. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Up. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Un. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Up. Discolampa ethion ethion ♂ Un.
♂, 1992.11.13. Pai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♂, 2011.12.02. Nong Yaplong, Petchaburi, Thailand.

ON : Lycaena ethion  Westwood,[1851]
OD : in Doubleday, Gen. diurn. Lep. (2):490, pl.76, fig.3(♂).
TL : Moulmein ; Silhet. (BMNH)



Distribution : Sri Lanka, India to Myanmar, Thailand,
Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan.
Discolampa ethion ethion map

Synonyms

Castalius ethion vavasanus  Fruhstorfer,[1922] : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:887.  TL. S.India.
Castalius ethion colmus  Fruhstorfer,[1922] : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:887.  TL. Ceylon.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Castalius ethion ; Godfrey,1916 : 137. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Castalius ethion ethion ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 887. (Siam)
Castalius ethion ethion ; Godfrey,1930 : 315. (Prae: Me Song forest / Chiang Rai / Chonburi: Sriracha)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Pinratana,1981 : 37, 160, pl.6, figs.1♂,2♂(Un). (Chaiyaphum / Chanthaburi / Kanchanaburi / Uthai Thani / Loei / Mae Hong Son / Nakhon Ratchasima / Trang)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 257, fig.172,♂. (Mukdahan: Phu Mu / Ubon Ratchathani: Pha Taem ; Ban Non Hai)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 32. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 53. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Ban Na Lak / Ubon Ratchathani: Nam Tok Soi Sawan ; Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 65-66, fig.68♂. (Umphang: Tha Sai)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 556, pl.252, fig.([L66b,♂,♂(Un)], as ethion thalimar ). (Chiang Rai: Wiang Pa Pao)

[ LAOS ]
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 69, pl.99, figs.A5♂,6♂(Un). (Tha Ngone / Vang Vieng / Pakse / Luang Prabang)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, pl.108, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Nong Het / Thakhek)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Onodera,2009b : 35,39,42. (Vientiane: Namsong Riverside / Bolikhamxai: Thabok; Phon Si)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Discolampa ethion ; Onodera,2007 : 23,25,26, figs.76♂,77♀. (Rattanakiri: Veun Sai; Ou Chum)
Discolampa ethion ; Onodera,2009 : 63,67. (Mondolkiri: Bousra / Siem Reap: Phnum Kulen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Castalius ethion ethion ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 887. (Tonkin)
Castalius ethion ethion ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (no loc.)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 52, figs.L-14,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me ; Madagui / Dong Nai: Thac Mai / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Discolampa ethion ethion ; Nihira,2009 : 101. (Phu Quoc)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Pai.            1992.11.13   1♂     P.Sukkit (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.       1987.01.29   1♂     Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.06.--   2♂     Local Catcher (YI)
 Tak, Umphang.                 1994.03.18   1♂     Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Tak, Umphang.                 1994.03.22   1♂     Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.    1980.07.30   1♂     A.M.Cotton (YI)
 Petchaburi, Nong Yaplong.     2011.11.25   1♂     A.Rukkasikorn (YI)
 Petchaburi, Nong Yaplong.     2011.12.02   1♂     A.Rukkasikorn (YI)

Notes
Literature

Westwood, J.O.,1850-1852 : In Doubleday et al., The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera.
vol.2 : ii + pp.251-534, pls.31-80,54. London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.

1999.06.24 - 2012.07.31.