Celastrina lavendularis limbata   (Moore,1879)


ON : Polyommatus limbatus  Moore,1879
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):139.
TL : Parisnath hill, Behar, Bengal. (BMNH)
Distribution : N.India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.


Synonyms

Cyaniris placida  de Niceville,[1884] : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 52(2/4):68, pl.1, fig.8‰.  TL. Sikkim. (ZSI)
Cyaniris placida hegesander  Fruhstorfre,1910 : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):292.  TL. Montes Manson, Tonkin. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

limbata  ; Holotype ‰, Parisnath Hill, India. (BMNH)
placida  ; Holotype ‰, Sikkim. (ZSI)
hegesander  ; Lectotype ‰, Montes Manson, Tonkin. April-Mai. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Lycaenopsis limbatus placida ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 872. (Tavoy-Siam)
Lycaenopsis limbata placida ; Godfrey,1930 : 317-318. (Chiang Rai)
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Pinratana,1981 : 46, pl.7, figs.9‰,10‰(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 566, pl.256, fig.L96a,‰,‰(Un) ;
  pl.256, [fig.95.‰‰(Un),‰,‰(Un) as Celastrina argiolus jyinteana. ] (Chiang Rai: Wiang Pa Pao)

[ LAOS ]
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 70, pl.100, figs.A1‰,2‰(Un). (Vientiane / Vang Vieng / Phatong)
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 215, pl.109, figs.‰,‰(Un). (Pak Xong / Oudomxay)
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 46. (Thabok / Nakai)
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Onodera,2009b : 37. (Xieng Kouang: Nam Noen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lycaenopsis limbatus hegesander ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 872. (Tonkin: Manson Mts.)
Lycaenopsis limbatus hegesander ; Lemee,1950 : 19. (Hagiang)
Lycaenopsis limbatus hegesander ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (Central)
Lycaenopsis limbatus lpacida ; Metaye,1957 : 91. (No Locality)
Celastrina lavendularis ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 42. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi; Bach Ma)
Celastrina lavendularis limbata ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 53, figs.L-31,‰,Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.      1983.04.03   10‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.      1980.07.13    1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.      1983.03.05    3‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.      1983.04.01    1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.      1984.04.04        1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.      1983.04.06    1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Kanchanaburi, Sai Yok Noi.   1983.03.30    1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.         1984.03.02    1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.     1984.03.28    1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.     1988.04.02    1‰ 1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)

Notes
Literature

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

de Niceville, C.L.A.,[1884] : On new and little-known Rhopalocera from the Indian Region.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 52(2/4):65-91. pls.1,9,10.

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

1999.06.25 - 2010.05.15.