Mahathala ameria ameria  (Hewitson,1862)

Mahathala ameria ameria ♂ Up. Mahathala ameria ameria ♂ Un.
♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : Amblypodia ameria  Hewitson,1862
OD : Spc. Cat. Lyc. Brit. Mus. : 14, pl.8, figs.85,86.
TL : N.India ; Siam. (NHML)



Distribution : India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.
Mahathala ameria ameria map

Synonym

Mahathala ameria zistra Fruhstorfer,1908 : Ent. Zeit. 22(12):49. TL. Muok-Lek, Siam.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Mahathala ameria ; Godfrey,1916 : 139. (Sriracha: Nong Khai Ploi)
Mahathala ameria zistra ; Seitz,1924-1927 : 947. (Siam)
Mahathala ameria zistra ; Godfrey,1930 : 328. ([Chiang Rai] / Pak Jong / Chonburi: Sriracha)
Mahathala ameria ameria ; Pinratana,1981 : 106, pl.18, fig.12♂(Un). ([Chiang Mai] / Kanchanaburi / Nakhon Nayok / Nakhon Ratchasima)
Mahathala ameria ameria ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 37, fig.111♀. (Mukdahan: Nam Tok Tad Ton ; Ban Na Lak)
Mahathala ameria ameria ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 88, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Nakohn Nayok / Ban Na Lak / Nam Tok Tad Ton / Erawan WF)

[ LAOS ]
Mahathala ameria ameria ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 74, pl.105, figs.B5♂,B6♂(Un). (Vang Vieng)
Mahathala ameria ameria ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 217, pl.120, fig.♀. (Nong Het)
Mahathala ariadeva ariadeva ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 54.

[ VIETNAM ]
Mahathala ameria ; Lemee,1950 : 20. (Hagiang / Backan)
Mahathala ameria hainani ; Metaye,1957 : 89. (N)
[ Mahathala ariadeva ariadeva ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 63. (S: Dong Nai) ]


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chanthaburi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

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

Fruhstorfer, H.,1908 : Lepidopterologisches Pele-Mele. I. Neue ostasiatische Rhopaloceren.
Ent. Zeit. 22(12):48-49.

Talbot, G.,1942 : The races and forms of Mahathala ameria (Hewitson) Lep. Rhop.
Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)11(8):120-123.

1999.07.18 - 2019.07.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.