Callenya lenya lenya   (Evans,1932)

lenya ♀ Up. lenya ♀ Un. lenya ♀ Up. lenya ♀ Un.
Š, 1988.02.15. Khao Poata, Surat Thani, Thailand. Š, 1987.04.16. Khao Poata, Surat Thani, Thailand.
lenya ♀ Up. lenya ♀ Un. lenya ♀ Up. lenya ♀ Un.
Š, 1983.03.22. Bo Nam Ron, Ranong, Thailand. Š, 1983.04.13. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Lycaenopsis chelaka lenya  Evans,1932
OD : Ident. Indian Butts. (2nd ed.) :222.
TL : Burma. (BMNH)



Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand, Malay Pen., Borneo.
lenya map


Synonym

Celastrina melaena cowani  Corbet,1940 : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)9(1):1-2.  TL. Malay Pen. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

lenya  ; Lectotype Š, Lenya Valley, Burma. designated by Eliot & Kawazoe,1983. (BMNH)
cowani  ; Holotype ‰, Johore, 36 miles N.W. of Johore Bharu, Malay Pen. 27.Feb.1938. C.F.Cowan. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Callenya lenya ; Ek-Amnuay et al.,2007 : 4, fig.L86,‰,Š. (Ranong: Hat Supin / Surat Thani: Kao Poh Ta)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Ranong, Bo Nam Ron.        1984.02.26   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Ranong, Bo Nam Ron.        1983.03.22   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.       1984.02.28   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.       1983.03.19   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.       1983.04.12   2Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.       1983.04.13   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.   1988.02.15   1Š   Local Catcher  (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.   1987.04.16   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.   1987.04.17   1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.   1994.12.23   1Š   S.Ruangrit     (YI)

Notes
Literature

Evans, W.H.,1932 : The identification of Indian butterflies. second edition revised.
Bombay nat. Hist. Soc., Madras : 10+454pp, 32 pls, 9f.

Corbet, A.S.,1940 : Observations on Species of Lycaenidae from the Malay Peninsula (Lepid.,Rhop.).
Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)9(1):1-6, 7 figs.

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