Arhopala atosia jahara  Corbet,1941

Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Un. Arhopala atosia jahara ♀ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♀ Un.
♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♀, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Un. Arhopala atosia jahara ♀ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Un. Arhopala atosia jahara ♀ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♀ Un.
♂, Krabi, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Un. Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Up. Arhopala atosia jahara ♂ Un.
♂, Bolikhamxai, Laos. ♂, Sekong, Laos.

ON : Arhopala atosia jahara Corbet,1941
OD : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):153.
TL : Mergui. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : S.Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Langkawi.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Amblypodia atosia atosia ; Godfrey,1930 : 330. (Chonburi: Nong Yai Boo ; Hup Bon / Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Ban Natawn)
Amblypodia atosia atosia ; Godfrey,1932a : 272. (Peninsula)
Narathura atosia malayana ; Evans,1957 : 94. (Siam / Peninsular Siam)
Arhopala atosia jahara ; Pinratana,1981 : 80, pl.12, figs.12♂(Un),13♀,14♂(Un). (Ranong / Trang)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Pinratana,1981 : 80, pl.12, fig.15♀. (Ranong / Trang)
Arhopala atosia jahara ; Seki,1986 : 12. (Ranong)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 54. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 36, fig.104♂. (Mukdahan: Ban Na Lak / Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi ; Phu Hin Dang)
Arhopala atosia jahara ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 608, pl.275, fig.L206a,♀,♀(Un). (Ranong)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 608, pl.276, fig.L206b,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khao Phanom Bencha / Trang)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Les Day,2011- : Butterflies of Koh Samui, fig.♀(Un). (Koh Samui)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 640, pl.290, fig.L232,♂,♂(Un) ; pl.291, fig.L232,♀,♀(Un),♀(Un). (Ranong / Khao Phanom Bencha / Trang)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 57, fig.♂,♂(Un)(Toong Slang Luang),♂,♂(Un)(Khlong Naka),♀,♀(Un)(Khlong Naka) (in part). (Toong Slang Luang / Khao Soi Dao / Krachin WF / Kaper WF / Ranong Hot Spring / Muang Shone / Kam Puan / Khlong Naka / Kao Luang / Ka Chong / Thaleban) (in part)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs, Early Stages. (Sa Kaeo / Chanthaburi)

[ LAOS ]
Arhopala atosia juhara (sic) ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 73, pl.104, figs.B11♀,B12♀(Un). (Pakse: Ban Taran)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 216, pl.114, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀. (Thakhek)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 46. (Namdhua / Thabeng)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 53.

[ VIETNAM ]
Narathura atosia malayana ; Inoué & Kawazoé,1964b : 357-358, pl.11, figs.87♂,88♂(Un). (Lam Dong: Djiring / Dong Nai: Trang Bom)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 60, fig.L-76,♀. (Dong Nai: Thac Mai)
Arhopala atosia malayana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 60. (C: Lam Dong / S: Dong Nai ; Tay Ninh)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Sa Kaeo : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 2♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trat : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 7♂ 6♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 2♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Sekong : 1♂
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Examples in the P.Thailand (excluding Yala) and northward have a broader forewing border and more shining blue ground color on the upperside than ssp.malayana.

Literature

Bethune-Baker, G.T.,1903 : A new species of Arhopala from Singapore.
Ent. mon. Mag. 39:218.

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 atosia jahara ♂ Arhopala atosia jahara ♂
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

2018.12.31.