Arhopala eumolphus maxwelli   (Distant,1885)


ON : Narathura maxwelli  Distant,1885
OD : Rhop. malayana : 263-264, pl.23, fig.10(Š).
TL : Malay Pen. (Š)
Distribution : Myanmar, P.Thailand, Malay Pen., Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra,
Bangka, N.Pagai, Siberut.


Synonyms

Narathura farquhari  Distant,1885 : Rhop. malayana : 264, pl.23, fig.3(‰).  TL. Malay Pen. (‰,BMNH)
Arhopala eumolphus caesarion  Fruhstorfer,1914 : Duet. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 28(2):122.  TL. Nord-Sumatra. (‰,BMNH)
Arhopala eumolphus caesetius  Fruhstorfer,1914 : Duet. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 28(2):124.  TL. Sud-Ost-Borneo. (‰)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Arhopala eumolphus ; Pendlebury,1923 : 45. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Luang)
Arhopala maxwelli ; Pendlebury,1923 : 45. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Luang)
Amblypodia eumolphus maxwelli ; Godfrey,1930 : 335. (Nakon Sri Thammarat)
Amblypodia eumolphus maxwelli ; Godfrey,1932a : 272. (Peninsular)
Narathura eumolphus maxwelli ; Evans,1957 : 111. (Peninsular Siam)
Arhopala eumolphus maxwelli ; Pinratana,1981 : 99. not fig. (Krabi / Ranong)
Arhopala eumolphus maxwelli ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 642, pl.292, fig.L273b,‰,‰(Un),Š,Š(Un),Š,Š(Un). (Krabi)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Satun, Ko Tarutao.     1987.03.15   1‰       Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Yala, Than To.         1987.03.21       1Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)

Notes
Literature

Distant, W.L.,1882-1886 : Rhopalocera Malayana : a Description of the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
London, Author, Penang, Logan : xvi+482+[4]pp, 46 pls.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1914 : Neue Arhopala Rassen.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 28(2):121-137.

1999.07.18 - 2009.07.10.