Udara akasa sadanobui  Eliot & Kawazoé,1983

Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Up. Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Un. Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Up. Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♂, Champasak, Laos.
Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Up. Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Un. Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Up. Udara akasa sadanobui ♂ Un.
♂, Sekong, Laos. ♂, Sekong, Laos.

ON : Udara akasa sadanobui Eliot & Kawazoé,1983
OD : Butts. Lycaenopsis group :109.
TL : Dalat, S.Vietnam. (MMNH)



Distribution : S.Laos, Vietnam.
akasa sadanobui map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 1960.Jan.3. Province de Lang Bien, Dalat, 1500m. Vietnam. S.Inoué. (MMNH)
Paratypes 1♂, 1960.Jan.3. Province de Lang Bien, Dalat, 1500m. Vietnam. S.Inoué. (MMNH)
1♂ 2♀, 1967.Oct.24-Nov.26. Dalat, 5000-6000ft. A.Bedford Russel. (Russel Coll.)
1♀, 1961.May.31. Plateau des Bolovens, Paksong,1500m, Laos. S.Inoué. (MMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Udara akasa sadanobui ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, not fig. (List up only.)
Udara akasa sadanobui ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 51.

[ VIETNAM ]
Udara asasa sadanobui ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 51. (C: Kon Thum to Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ LAOS ]
Sekong : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Champasak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is not rare locally in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.900m - 1100m).

Literature

Eliot, J.N. & A. Kawazoé,1983 : Blue butterflies of the Lycaenopsis group.
309 pp. London.

1999.06.25 - 2020.12.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.