Lestranicus transpectus   (Moore,1879)

Lestranicus transpectus ♂ Up. Lestranicus transpectus ♂ Un. Lestranicus transpectus ♀ Up. Lestranicus transpectus ♀ Un.
♂, 1983.02.04. Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, 2004.08.17. Dalat, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )
Lestranicus transpectus ♂ Up. Lestranicus transpectus ♂ Un. Lestranicus transpectus ♀ Up. Lestranicus transpectus ♀ Un.
♂, 1994.03.22. Umphang, Tak, Thailand. ♀, 2012.06.15. Umphang, Tak, Thailand.
Lestranicus transpectus ♂ Up. Lestranicus transpectus ♂ Un. Lestranicus transpectus ♀ Up. Lestranicus transpectus ♀ Un.
♂, 1993.10.23. Ban Mai Klai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, 1991.08.21. Phoo Pan, Xamneua, Laos.
( photo by K.Saito )

ON : Polyommatus transpectus  Moore,1879
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):139.
TL : Khasia hills, E.Bengal. (BMNH)



Distribution : N.E.India to Myanmar, Thailand,
Laos, Vietnam, China.
Lestranicus transpectus map

Synonym

Cyaniris latimargo  Moore,[1884] : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(4):523, pl.48, fig.9.  TL. India. "N.E.Bengal" (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

transpectus  ; Lectotype ♂, Khasi Hills. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
latimargo  ; Lectotype ♂, India. "N.E.Bengal" designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Cyaniris transpecta (sic) ; Godfrey,1916 : 135. (Pak Jong)
Lycaenopsis transpecta (sic) ; Godfrey,1930 : 317. (Pak Jong)
Celastrina transpecta (sic) ; Pinratana,1981 : 45, 163, pl.7, fig.14♂(Un) ; pl.34, fig.2♂ ; pl.35, fig.1♂(Un) ; pl.36, figs.16♀,20♀(Un). (Chanthaburi / Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Kanchanaburi)
Lestranicus transpectus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 562, pl.254, fig.L84,♂(Laos),♂(Un,Laos). (Kanchanaburi)

[ LAOS ]
Celastrina transpecta (sic) ssp. ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 70, pl.100, figs.A3♂,A4♂(Un). (Vang Vieng / Nam Moh)
Lestranicus transpectus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, pl.109, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Lak Sao / Xiang Khouang)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lycaenopsis transpecta (sic) ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (no loc.)
Lestranicus transpectus ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 42. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi)
Lestranicus transpectus ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 53, figs.L-35,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Gung Re)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.   1993.02.09   1♂       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.    1993.10.23   1♂       Local Catcher (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Mae Sariang.     1993.04.03   1♂       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.        1983.02.04   1♂       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1987.04.06   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.     1993.03.08   1♂       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.              1992.02.17   1♂       Local Catcher (YI)
 Tak, Umphang.                  1994.03.22   1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Tak, Umphang.                  2012.06.15       2♀   Y.Inayoshi (YI)

[ LAOS ]
 Xamneua, Phoo Pan.             1991.08.21       1♀   Local Catcher (KS)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Lam Dong, Dalat.               2004.08.17       2♀   K.Saito (KS)

Notes
Literature

Moore, F.,1879 : Descriptions of new Asiatic diurnal Lepidoptera.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):136-144.

Moore, F.,[1884] : Descriptions of new Asiatic Diurnal Lepidoptera.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1883(4):521-535, pls.48-49.

1999.06.25 - 2012.08.15.