Arhopala alax  (Evans,1932)

Arhopala alax ♂ Up. Arhopala alax ♂ Un. Arhopala alax ♀ Up. Arhopala alax ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Arhopala alax ♂ Up. Arhopala alax ♂ Un. Arhopala alax ♀ Up. Arhopala alax ♀ Un.
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Amblypodia alax Evans,1932
OD : Ident. Indian Butts. (2nd ed.) :263.
TL : Manipur. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : Manipur, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Amblypodia alax ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 79. (Lampang: Me Htam forest)
Narathura alax ; Evans,1957 : 105. (W.Siam)
Arhopala alax ; Pinratana,1981 : 87, pl.14, fig.8♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Arhopala alax ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.282, fig.L236,♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (in part)
Arhopala alax ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 654, pl.297, fig.L260,♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Dao)
Arhopala alax ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 68, fig.♀,♀(Un). (Doi Suthep) (in part)

[ LAOS ]
Arhopala alax ssp. ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 74, pl.105, fig.A4(Un). (Dan Sum, Vientiane)
Arhopala alax ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 216, not fig. (List up only.)
Arhopala alax ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 53.

[ VIETNAM ]
Arhopala alax ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 60. (C: Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 3♂ 4♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Kanchanaburi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Evans, W.H., 1932 : The identification of Indian butterflies. second edition revised.
Bombay nat. Hist. Soc., Madras : 10+454pp, 32 pls, 9f.

Arhopala alax ♂ Arhopala alax ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.07.18 - 2019.02.28.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.