Celastrina oreas yunnana  Eliot & Kawazoé,1983

Celastrina oreas yunnana ♂ Up. Celastrina oreas yunnana ♂ Un.
♂, 2006.07.21. Ha Giang, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Celastrina oreas yunnana Eliot & Kawazoé,1983
OD : Butts. Lycaenopsis group : 237.
TL : Yunnan, China. (NHML)
Distribution : Myanmar, N.Vietnam, Yunnan.

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, Wei-Hsi-Ting, Mekong Valley, Yunnan. 7700 ft. 1922.06.26. J.W.Gregory (NHML)
Paratypes ;
1♀ (allotype), Yunnan, Tacheng, 7300 ft. 1922.01.08. J.W.Gregory (NHML)
2♂, Wei-Hsi-Ting, Mekong Valley, Yunnan. 7700 ft. 1922.06.26. J.W.Gregory (NHML)
1♀, Yunnan, Sekon, 7300 ft. 1922.07.30. J.W.Gregory (NHML)
2♂, Yangtse Kiang Valley, SofHo-Ching, 10,000 ft. 1922.08.11. J.W.Gregory (NHML)
1♂, Yangtse Kiang Valley, N of Ninkai, 7300 ft, 1922.08.12. J.W.Gregory (NHML)
11♂ 5♀, Yunnan, 1918. G.Forrest. (1♂1♀ NSM, Tokyo) (NHML)
1♂, Yunnan, Tali Plain, 6700 ft. 1921.03.14. F.Kingdon Ward (NHML)
2♂ 2♀, Yunnan. R.P.Delavay (NHML) ; 4♂, Yunnan, Ta Pin Tze. R.P.Delavay (NHML)
1♂ 2♀, Yunnanfu, 6400 ft. 1928.09.27. J.Graham (NHML) ; 1♀, Sichuan, Baurong, 8100 ft. 1929.05.03. (NHML)
2♂, Yunnan. (NHML) ; 1♂, Chuang-ting to Mt Omi (NHML) ; 1♂, Kouy-tchew [? Kweichow ]. (NHML)
2♂, Htawgaw, 10,000 ft. 1922.07. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Celastrina oreas yunnana ; Saito et al.,2011 : 50, figs.11A,♂,11B,♂(Un). (Ha Giang: Dong Van)
Celastrina oreas yunnana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 51. (by literature)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Ha Giang : Dong Van, 2006.07.21. 1♂ LC (KS).
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Notes
The above illustrated specimen is the first record from Vietnam.

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