Arhopala myrzala lammas  Corbet,1941

Arhopala myrzala lammas ♂ Up. Arhopala myrzala lammas ♂ Un. Arhopala myrzala lammas ♀ Up. Arhopala myrzala lammas ♀ Un.
♂, Satun (Khuan Don dist.), Thailand. ♀, Satun (Khuan Don dist.), Thailand.

ON : Arhopala myrzala lammas Corbet,1941
OD : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):152, fig.6.
TL : Malaya. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo.

Records taken from Literature

"Arhopala myrzala lammas ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 606, pl.274, fig.L201b,♂(Malaysia),♂(Un,Malaysia)."
"Arhopala myrzala lammas ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 638, pl.289, fig.L227b,♂(Malaysia),♂(Un,Malaysia)."
Arhopala myrzala lammas ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 55. (by literature)

Specimens Examined

Satun : Khuan Don dist. 2018.06.29. 1♂ 1♀ A.Giudici (YI).
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Although Pinratana,1981 recorded Arhopala myrzala lammas from Songkhla, the illustrated specimen is Arhopala bazaloides. And figured specimen of Ek-Amnuay,[2007],2012 is from Malaysia. This is the first reliable record from Thailand.


Corbet, A.S.,1941 : A key to the Indo-Malayan species of Arhopala Boisduval (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):149-183, figs.1-114.

Arhopala myrzala lammas ♂+♀;
♂+♀, Satun (Khuan Don dist.), Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

1999.07.18 - 2019.06.30.
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