Arhopala major major  (Staudinger,1889)


ON : Amblypodia agesilaus var.major Staudinger,1889
OD : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 2(1):128
TL : Malacca.
Distribution : P.Thailand, W.Malaysia, Aur, Sumatra, Borneo, Karimata,
Natuna, Laut, Bangka, Belitung, Mentawai, Palawan.


Synonym

Arhopala catori Bethune-Baker,1903 : Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 17(1):93-94, pl.2, fig.11(♂) nec, pl.5, fig.8,8a(♂,genitalia). TL. Borneo. (NHML)


Type Materials Information

major  ; Lectotype ♂, Tanyong Malim, Malacca. Kunstler 1886. designated by Takanami,1989. (MNHU)
catori  ; Lectotype ♂, Borneo. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Narathura catori ; Evans,1957 : 97. (Peninsular Siam)
Arhopala catori ssp. ; Pinratana,1981 : 82, pl.36, figs.9♀,12♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala major major ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 614, pl.278, fig.L215,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala muat maranda ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 616, pl.278, fig.L221b,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Arhopala major major ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 646, pl.293, fig.L241,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala major major ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 60, fig.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Kam Puan / Tarutao Is / Than To WF)


Notes
Literature

Staudinger, O.,1889 : Lepidopteren der Insel Palawan.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 2(1):3-180, pls.1,2.

Bethune-Baker, G.T.,1903 : A Revision of the Amblypodia Group of Butterflies of the Family Lycaenidae.
Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 17(1):3-164, 5 pls.

Takanami, Y.,1989 : On Some Type Specimens of Lycaenidae from South East Asia (Lepidoptera).
Tyo to Ga 40(1):23-80.

1999.07.18 - 2018.11.30.