Jamides malaccanus malaccanus  (Rober,[1886])

Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ Up. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ Un. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♀ Up. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ Up. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ Un. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♀ Up. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♀ Un.
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ Up. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ Un. Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ genitalia Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂ genitalia
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Plebeius malaccanus Rober,[1886]
OD : CorrespBl. ent. Ver. Iris 1(3):57-58, pl.4, fig.3.
TL : Perak, Malacca.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Ranong and Southward),
Langkawi, W.Malaysia, Tioman, Sumatra.

Synonym

Lampides suidas celinus Fruhstorfer,1915 : Arch. Naturgesch. (A)81(6):9. TL. Sumatra.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ; Pinratana,1981 : 57, pl.9, figs.13,♂,14,♀,15,♂[♀](Un). (Phuket / Ranong / Satun / Trang)
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 576, pl.261, figs.L117,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Phuket)
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ; Les Day,2011 - : Butterflies of Koh Samui, fig. (Koh Samui) (accessed: 2021.03.24)
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 596, pl.270, figs.L142,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Phuket)
Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 172, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Muang Shone / Kam Puan / Kao Luang / Ka Chong / Thaleban / Than To WF)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 1♂ 4♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.) : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 3♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 3♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at low elevation (alt.30m - 300m).
Neither malaccanus nor parasaturatus paramalaccanus can be distinguished from the markings on the underside.

Literature

Rober, J.,1886 : Neue Tagschmetterlinge der Indo-Australischen Fauna.
CorrespBl. ent. Ver. Iris 1(3):45-72, pl.2-5.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1915 : Revision der Gattung Lampides auf Grand anatomischer Untersuchungen.
Arch. Naturgesch. (A)81(6):1-46, 1 tf, 2 pls.

Jamides malaccanus malaccanus ♂
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

1999.07.11 - 2021.03.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.