Pithecops corvus correctus  Cowan,1966

Pithecops corvus correctus ♂ Up. Pithecops corvus correctus ♂ Un. Pithecops corvus correctus ♀ Up. Pithecops corvus correctus ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Pithecops corvus correctus ♂ Up. Pithecops corvus correctus ♂ Un. Pithecops corvus correctus ♀ Up. Pithecops corvus correctus ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : Pithecops corvus correctus Cowan,1966
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (13)8:421.
TL : Gaspani, Naga Hills. (♂)



Distribution : Nepal, N.India to Myanmar,
Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam.
Pithecops corvus correctus map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Pithecops hylax hylax ; Godfrey,1930 : 314. (Prae: Me Song forest / Chiang Rai)
Pithecops sp. ; Shirozu & Saigusa,1962 : 83, pl.15, figs.115,♀,116,♀(Un). (Doi Inthanon)
Pithecops corvus corvus ; Kawazoé,1964 : 149-150, pl.8, fig.62♂,Textfig.18,♂genitalia. (N: Ping Kong) (in part)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Pinratana,1981 : 43, 162, pl.6, figs.23,♂,24,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Loei)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 66, fig.70,♂. (Umphang: Tha Sai ; Umphang)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 561, pl.254, figs.L79a,♂,♂(Un). (Phrae: Wang Chin)
Pithecops corvus corvus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 561, pl.254, figs.L79b,♂,♂(Un). (Trat)
Pithecops corvus corvus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 578, pl.262, figs.L104,♂(left),♂(Un,left). (Wang Chin / Trat) (in part)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 6. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 185, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Doi Ang Khaang / Chiang Dao / Ban Mae Wa / Doi Inthanon / Khun Lao Village / Phu Kradung / Phu Khiowo / Kao Yai / Nakohn Nayok / Wan Nam Khiewo / Kao Soi Dao / Kaen Chai)
Pithecops corvus corvus ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Chiang Mai) (accessed: 2020.11.27)
Pithecops corvus corvus ; Chaianunporn & Chaianunporn,2019 : 85. (Chaiyaphum: Chulabhorn Dam)

[ LAOS ]
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 69, pl.98, fig.B6. (Luang Prabang / Tha Ngone)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, pl.108, fig.♂(Un). (Boun Neua)
Pithecops corvus ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 51.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 130. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Pithecops hylax hylax ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (no loc.)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 52, figs.L-18,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Nihira,2009 : 100. (Phu Quoc)
Pithecops corvus correctus ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 50. (N / C / S)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 9♂ 3♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchaburi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.300m - 1300m).

Literature

Cowan, C.F.,1966 : The Nomenclature of Pithecops corvus and Allied Species (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae)
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (13)8:421-425.

Pithecops corvus correctus ♂ Pithecops corvus correctus ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Lampang, Thailand.
Pithecops corvus correctus ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

2012.08.15 - 2020.11.30.

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