Jamides virgulatus nisanca  (Fruhstorfer,1915)

Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♂ Up. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♂ Un. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♀ Up. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♂ Up. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♂ Un. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♀ Up. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♀ Un.
♂, Satun, Thailand. ♀, Satun, Thailand.
Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♂ Up. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♂ Un. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♀ Up. Jamides virgulatus nisanca ♀ Un.
♂, Trang, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Lampides cunilda nisanca Fruhstorfer,1915
OD : Arch. Naturgesch. (A)81(6):14.
TL : Malayische Halbinsel.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Trang and Southward)
Langkawi, W.Malaysia, Tioman, Aur, Pemanggil.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Jamides cunilda nisanca ; Pinratana,1981 : 59, pl.10, figs.3,♀,4,♀(Un). (Satun / Yala) (in part)
"Jamides virgulatus nisanca ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 578, pl.262, fig.L125,♂(Malaysia)."
Jamides virgulatus nisanca ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 600, pl.272, figs.L150,♂,♀,♀(Un). (Than To) (in part)
Jamides virgulatus nisanca ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 176, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ka Chong / Thaleban / Than To WF) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Trang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Pattani : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂ 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Narathiwat : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is not rare locally in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.50m - 700m).
The species was known as cunilda however the specific name has been changed to virgulatus by Takanami (1991).

Literature

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

Takanami, Y.,1991 : Butterflies of Borneo. Vol.2, No.1. Lycaenidae.
Tobishima Corporation.

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