Udara dilecta dilecta   (Moore,1879)


ON : Polyommatus dilectus  Moore,1879
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):139.
TL : Nepal. (BMNH)
Distribution : N.W.Himalayas to Myanmar, Thailand,
Laos, Vietnam, China, Formosa, Japan, W.Malaysia. (Philippines)


Synonyms

Cyaniris dilectus hermonthis  Fruhstorfer,1909 : Ent. Zeit. 23(25):116-117.  TL. Polisha, Formosa. (BMNH)
Cyaniris dilectus hainana  Fruhstorfer,1910 : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):289.  TL. Hainan. (BMNH)
Lycaenopsis cardia dilectina  Fruhsorfer,[1917] : Arch. Naturgesch. (A)82(1):14.  TL. China. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

dilecta  ; Lectotype ‰, Nepal. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
hermonthis  ; Lectotype ‰, Formosa. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
hainana  ; Lectotype ‰, Hainan. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
dilectina  ; Lectotype ‰, 1890.June. Omei-Shan, 3620 ft. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Lycaenopsis cardia dilecta ; Godfrey,1927 : 125. (North)
Lycaenopsis cardia dilecta ; Godfrey,1930 : 318. (Doi Chang / Chiang Mai)
Celastrina dilectus briga ; Reeves,1967a : 126. (Khao Yai)
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Pinratana,1981 : 47, 163, pl.7, figs.16‰,17‰(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi / Nakhon Nayok)
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 564, pl.255, fig.L90,‰,‰(Un),‰,‰(Un),‰,‰,Š. (Chiang Mai: Doi Inthanon)

[ LAOS ]
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 70, pl.100, figs.A5‰,A6‰(Un). (Vang Vieng / Phatong)
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, pl.109, figs.‰,‰(Un),Š. (Lak Sao / Phong Saly)
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Onodera,2009b : 37. (Xieng Kouang: Nam Noen / Houaphan: Phu Phan)

[ VIETNAM ]
Cyaniris dilectus ; Joannis,1901 : 327. (Tonkin: Cao Bang)
Lycaenopsis dilecta ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (Central)
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 53, fig.L-27,‰. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Udara dilecta dilecta ; Miyazaki et al.,2010 : 25, fig.L-27Š. (Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Plachat.   1984.03.11   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Plachat.   1984.03.12   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Plachat.   1984.03.13   2‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Ten Doi.      1992.01.31   1‰       R.Phongpiyamit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.     1993.02.18   1‰       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.    1993.02.12   1‰       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pha Hom Pok.    1991.03.08   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Angkhang.       1980.07.06       1Š   A.M.Cotton (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1987.01.29   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1986.03.14       1Š   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.         1987.03.29   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.01.30       1Š   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.02.01   1‰       A.Wakaumi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.03.04   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.03.09   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1986.03.18   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.03.31   2‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1983.04.01   2‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.04.02   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1987.04.03   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1984.04.04       1Š   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1984.04.06   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.       1984.04.10   1‰ 1Š   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Lampang, Mae Pam (1200m).       2012.02.18   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.01.08   3‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1992.01.26   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.10.19   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.12.07   2‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.        1988.04.02   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)

[ LAOS ]
 Cham Pasak, Paksong.            1996.03.26   1‰       Y.Inayoshi (YI)

Notes
Literature

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

Fruhstorfer, H.,1909 : Lepidopterologisches Pele-Mele. Neues aus Formosa.
Ent. Zeit. 23(25):116-117.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1910 : Neue Cyaniris-Rassen und Ubersicht der bekannten Arten.
Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):282-305.

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1917] : Revision der Lycaenidengattung Lycaenopsis auf Grund morphologischer Vergleiche der Klammerorgane.
Arch. Naturgesch. (A)82(1):1-42, 20 figs.

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