Flos areste  (Hewitson,1862)

Flos areste ♂ Up. Flos areste ♂ Un. Flos areste ♀ Up. Flos areste ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Flos areste ♂ Up. Flos areste ♂ Un. Flos areste ♂ Up. Flos areste ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Sekong, Laos.

ON : Amblypodia areste Hewitson,1862
OD : Spec. Cat. Lyc. Brit. Mus. : 10, pl.5, figs.43,44.
TL : India. (NHML)
Distribution : Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim, Assam, Myanmar,
Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, S.China, W.Malaysia.

Synonyms

Satadra patuna Moore,1884 : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):40. TL. Nepal. (♀, NHML)
Amblypodia areste arestina Evans,1925 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30(3):638. TL. N.Shan States. (♂, NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Flos areste ; Pinratana,1981 : 104, pl.18, fig.8♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Flos areste ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 652, pl.297, fig.L290,♂,♂(Malaysia),♂(Un,Malaysia),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Flos areste ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 688, pl.314, fig.L314,♂(Malaysia),♂(Un,Malaysia),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Flos areste ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 86, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Doi Suthep)
Flos areste ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Chiang Mai / Chaiyaphum)

[ LAOS ]
Flos areste ; Masui & Uehara,1994 : 6, fig.37♀. (Xiang Khouang)
Flos areste ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 217, pl.120, figs.♂,♂,♀(Un),♀. (Xiang Khouang / Xam Neua / Thateng)
Flos areste ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 54.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Flos areste ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 130. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Flos areste ; Miyazaki et al.,2010 : 29, fig.L-181♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Gung Re)
Flos areste ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 62. (C: Lam Dong / S: Con Son Is.)


Specimens Examined

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

Chiang Mai : 3♂ 2♀ (incl.photo by A.Giudici & L.Day).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Luang Phabang : 1♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Sekong : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Flos areste ♂ Flos areste ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. (photo by L.Day)

Notes
Literature

Hewitson, W.C.,1862 : Specimen of a Catalogue of Lycaenidae in the British Museum.
British Museum, London. 4to:[iv]+15pp, 8 pls.

Moore, F.,1884 :
Descriptions of some New Asiatic Lepidoptera; chiefly from Specimens contained inthe Indian Museum, Calcutta.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):16-52.

Evans, W.H.,1925 : The Identification of Indian Butterflies. Part VII.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30(3):610-639, 1 pl.

1999.07.18 - 2019.06.30.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.