Acytolepis puspa gisca   (Fruhstorfer,1910)


ON : Cyaniris puspa gisca  Fruhstorfer,1910
OD : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):285.
TL : Sikkim. (BMNH)
Distribution : N.E.Afghanistan to Myanmar, Thailand,
Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, S.China.


Synonyms

Cyaniris puspa hermagoras  Fruhstorfer,1910 : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):284.  TL. Hainan. (BMNH)
Lycaenopsis puspa gisca dsf.artena  Fruhstorfer,[1917] : Arch. Naturgesch. (A)82(1):25.  TL. India. (BMNH) (IFS)
Lycaenopsis puspa telis  Fruhstorfer,[1917] : Arch. Naturgesch. (A)82(1):25.  TL. Andaman. (BMNH)
Celastrina puspa barneyi  Corbet,1941 : Hongkong Nat. 10(3/4):149. TL. Hong Kong. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

gisca  ; Lectotype ‰, Sikkim, India. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
hermagoras  ; Lectotype Š, Hainan. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
artena  ; Lectotype ‰, Sikkim. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
telis  ; Lectotype ‰, Andamans. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
barneyi  ; Holotype ‰, Hong Kong. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Lycaenopsis puspa gisca ; Godfrey,1927 : 125. (North)
Lycaenopsis puspa gisca ; Godfrey,1930 : 317.
  (Doi Chang ; Prae: Me Song forest / East: Pak Jong ; Muak Lek / Chonburi: Sriracha)
Celastrina puspa lambi ; Reeves,1967a : 126. (Khao Yai)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Pinratana,1981 : 44, 162, pl.7, figs.1‰,2‰,3‰(Un) ; pl.34, fig.3‰(dsf) ; pl.35, fig.2‰(dsf,Un).
  (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum / Chonburi / Nakhon Nayok / Ratchaburi)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 53, fig.25,‰. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Pung)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 66, fig.71‰. (Umphang: Tha Sai ; Umphang)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 47, fig.52‰. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 564, pl.255, fig.L88a,‰,‰(Un),Š[‰],Š(Un)[‰(Un)].
  (Chiang Ra: Wiang Papao / Phrae: Wang Chin)

[ LAOS ]
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 69, pl.99, figs.B5‰,B6‰(Un),B7Š,B8Š(Un).
  (Luang Prabang / Vientiane / Pakse / Vang Vieng)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, pl.109, figs.‰,‰(Un),Š,Š. (Oudomxay / Xaignabouri / Lak Sao)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 46. (Thabok / Nhahin)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Onodera,2009b : 35,37,42. (Vientiane: Namsong Riverside / Houaphan: Phu Phan / Bolikhamxai: Phon Si)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Acytopepis puspa gisca ; Woodfield & Murton,2006 : fig.‰,‰(Un). (Botum Sakor NP.)
Acytolepis puspa ; Onodera,2009 : 67. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kulen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lycaenopsis puspa imperatrix ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 869. (Tonkin)
Cyaniris puspa imperatrix ; Godfrey,1919 : 469. (South: Daban)
Lycaenopsis puspa ; Lemee,1950 : 65. (Saigon)
Lycaenopsis puspa imperatrix ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (North / Central)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Ikeda et al.,2001 : 48, figs.2:6‰,7‰(Un),8Š,6:11(‰genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Acytolepis puspa ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 42. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi; Huong Thuy; Phong Dien)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 53, figs.L-33,‰,Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me ; Madagui / Dong Nai: Thac Mai / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Acytolepis puspa gisca ; Nihira,2009 : 101. (Phu Quoc)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 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 Huai Pung.     1993.02.02    2‰       P.Sukkit      (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.     1993.02.03    1‰       P.Sukkit      (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.     1993.02.14    1‰       P.Sukkit      (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.      1993.02.20    2‰       P.Sukkit      (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.          1983.03.07    2‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.          1983.04.03    3‰ 2Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.          1983.03.02    2‰ 1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.          1987.03.31    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.          1984.04.04        1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.          1987.04.06    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.          1988.04.17    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                1992.01.10    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                1992.01.12    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                1991.03.--    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                1991.03.13    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.                1991.10.--    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Kanchanaburi, Sai Yok Noi.       1984.03.20    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.       1984.03.06    1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.       1983.03.25    2‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.       1980.07.27    1‰       A.M.Cotton    (YI)

Notes
Literature

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.

Corbet, A.S.,1941 : A List of the Butterflies of Hong Kong (3).
Hongkong Nat. 10(3/4):148-165A, 166, 5 figs, 1 pl.

1999.06.25 - 2011.03.15.