Cigaritis maximus   (Elwes,[1893])

maximus ♂ Up. maximus ♂ Un. maximus ♀ Up. maximus ♀ Un.
‰, 1993.02.18. Ban Mai Klai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Š, 1983.03.03. Chiand Dao, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
maximus ♂ Up. maximus ♂ Un. maximus ♀ Up. maximus ♀ Un.
‰, 1993.02.18. Ban Mai Klai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Š, 1983.03.03. Chiand Dao, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Aphnaeus vulcans var.maximus  Elwes,[1893]
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1892(4):637-638, pl.43, fig.5Š.
TL : Karen Hills.



Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos.
maximus map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Spindasis maximus ; Godfrey,1927 : 126. (North)
Spindasis maximus ; Godfrey,1930 : 341. (Chiang Mai)
Spindasis maximus ; Pinratana,1981 : 111, pl.20, figs.2Š,3Š(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chiyaphum / Nakhon Nayok / Tak)
Spindasis maximus ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 66, fig.88‰. (Umphang)
Spindasis maximus ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 47, fig.68‰. (Nan: Mae Charim ; Ban Nam Poon)
Spindasis maximus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 594, pl.268, fig.L171,‰,‰,Š,Š(Un). (Chiang Mai)

[ LAOS ]
Spindasis maximus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 75, pl.106, fig.B3Š(Un). (Luang Prabang)
Spindasis maximus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 218, pl.122, figs.‰(Un),Š,Š(Un). (Xam Neua / Thabok)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.   1993.02.18   3♂        P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.   1993.02.19   1♂        P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Mai Klai.   1993.02.20   1♂        P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.  2012.02.10       1♀    P.Sukkit (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.       1983.03.03   1♂ 14♀   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.    1994.02.14   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.    1993.02.18   5♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.    1984.03.01   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Tak, Umphang.           1994.03.11   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)

Notes
Literature

Elwes, H.J.,[1893] : On butterflies collected by Mr. W.Doherty in the Naga and Karen Hills and Perak, Part.2.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1892(4):617-664, pls.43,44.

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