Caleta elna elvira   (Fruhstorfer,1918)

Caleta elna elvira ♂ Up. Caleta elna elvira ♂ Un. Caleta elna elvira ♀ Up. Caleta elna elvira ♀ Un.
♂, 1984.02.26. Bo Nam Ron, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, 1983.04.11. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand.
Caleta elna elvira ♂ Up. Caleta elna elvira ♂ Un. Caleta elna elvira ♂ Up. Caleta elna elvira ♂ Un.
♂, 1987.03.22. Than To, Yala, Thailand. ♂, 1983.03.18. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Castalius elna elvira  Fruhstorfer,1918
OD : Tijdschr. Ent. 61:37-38.
TL : N.E.Sumatra ; Perak ; Borneo.



Distribution : P.Thailand, S.Vietnam, W.Malaysia,
Singapore, Borneo, Karimata, Sumatra, Bangka,
Palawan.
Caleta elna elvira map

Synonym

Castalius elna hondai  H.Hayashi,1976 : Tyo to Ga 26(3/4):112, figs.Holotype 1♀,2♀(Un).  TL. Palawan. (OMNH)


Type Materials Information

hondai :
Holotype ♀, 1969.Dec.14, Apogan, Palawan. (OMNH)
Paratypes : 1♀, 1967.Apr.25, Taot-Daram, Palawan ; 1♀, 1967.Apr.27, Taot-Daram, Palawan ; 1♀, 1967.May.9, Taot-Daram, Palawan ;
1♀, 1968.Aug.2, Taot-Daram, Palawan ; 1♀, 1969.Dec.13, Apogan, Palawan.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Caleta elna elvira ; Pinratana,1981 : 38, 161, pl.6, figs.10♂,11♂(Un). (Ranong / Trang / Yala)
Caleta elna elvira ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 558, pl.252, fig.L68b,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong)

[ VIETNAM ]
Caleta elna elvira ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 52, fig.L-15,♂. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me ; Gung Re ; Madagui)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Ranong, Bo Nam Ron.                1984.02.26   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Bo Nam Ron.                1983.03.14   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Bo Nam Ron.                1983.03.22   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.               1983.03.17   2♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.               1983.03.18   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.               1983.04.11       1♀   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.               1983.04.14   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.               1992.03.31   1♂       S.Ruangrit (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.               1994.11.26       1♀   S.Ruangrit (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.               1994.11.28   1♂       S.Ruangrit (YI)
 Nakhon Sri Thammarat, Ka Rom WF.   1992.03.13   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Yala, Than To.                     1992.03.18   1♂       S.Ruangrit (YI)
 Yala, Than To.                     1987.03.22   2♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Yala, Than To.                     1994.03.30   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)

Notes
Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1918 : Revision der Gattung Castalius auf Grund der Morphologie der Generationsorgane.
Tijdschr. Ent. 61:17-44, pls.4,5.

Hayashi, H.,1976 :
New subspecies of Castalius elna Hewitson and Panchala birmana Moore from Palawan, The Philippines (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Tyo to Ga 26(3/4):112-114, 12 figs.

1999.06.24 - 2012.07.31.