Arhopala anthelus ssp.

Arhopala anthelus anthea ♂ Up. Arhopala anthelus anthea ♂ Un. Arhopala anthelus anthea ♀ Up. Arhopala anthelus anthea ♀ Un.
♂, Sa Kaeo, Thailand. (photo by K.Yano) ♀, Bolikhamxai, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ♂ Up. Arhopala anthelus anthea ♂ Un. Arhopala anthelus anthea ♂ Up. Arhopala anthelus anthea ♂ Un.
♂, Champasak, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera) ♂, Bolikhamxai, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)

ON : Arhopala anthelus ssp.
OD :
TL :
Distribution : S.E.Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Arhopala anthelus ssp. ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂(Un). (Sa Kaeo)

[ LAOS ]
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 73, pl.104, figs.B9♂,B10♂(Un). (Tha Lat)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 216, pl.113, figs.♂,♀. (Vientiane / Thabok)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 46. (Thabeng)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 53.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Arhopala anthelus ; Onodera,2009 : 67. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kulen)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Saito et al.,2011 : 50, fig.14A♀,14B♀(Un). (Kampong Spoe Prov.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Narathura anthelus anthea ; Evans,1957 : 88. (Annam)
Narathura anthelus anthea ; Inoué & Kawazoé,1964b : 355-356, pl.11, figs.83♀,84♀(Un). (Ho Chi Minh: Thu Duc)
Arhopala anthelus ; Lien,2003 : 58. (Phu Quoc)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 60, figs.L-74,♂,♀. (Dong Nai: Thac Mai)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 59. (S: Dong Nai ; Saigon)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Sa Kaeo : 2♂ (incl.photo by S.Sophonviwatkul) ; Sa Kaeo dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : 1♂ 1♀ (photo by H.Onodera) ; Thabok.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Champasak : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera) ; Donghuasao.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Though the population of S.E.Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam is intermediate between ssp.anthelus and ssp.anthea, Underside all markings are rather less conspicuous.

Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂
♂, Sa Kaeo, Thailand. (photo by S.Sophonviwatkul)

2018.09.30.