Monodontides musina pelides  (Fruhstorfer,1910)

Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Up. Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Un. Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Up. Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Un.
♂, Champasak, Laos. ♂, Sekong, Laos.
Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Up. Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Un. Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Up. Monodontides musina pelides ♂ Un.
♂, Champasak, Thailand. ♂, Sekong, Laos.

ON : Cyaniris musina pelides Fruhstorfer,1910
OD : Stett. ent. Ztg. 71(2):300.
TL : Plateau von Lang-Bian, Sud Annam. (♀, NHML)
Distribution : S.Laos, S.Vietnam.

Type Material Information

Lectotype ♀, S.Annam. (Plateau von Lang-Bian, 4000ft.) designated by Eliot & Kawazoé,1983. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Monodontides musina musinoides ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 215, pl.109, fig.♂(Un). (Pak Xong)
Monodontides musina pelides ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 51, pl.14, figs.Ly-46,♀,♀(Un). (Phou Pan)

[ VIETNAM ]
Lycaenopsis musina pelides ; Fruhstorfer,1915-1924 : 876. (S.Annam: Plateau of Lang Bian)
"Lycaenopsis musina ; Lemee,1950 : 19. (Backan / Hanoi)"
Monodontides musina pelides ; Miyazaki et al.,2010 : 28, fig.L-161,♂. (Lam Dong: Gung Re)
Monodontides musina pelides ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 50. (C: Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ LAOS ]
Sekong : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Champasak : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.900m - 1300m).


Literature

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


1999.06.25 - 2021.01.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.