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. (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).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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

Champasak : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
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.