Cigaritis syama peguanus  (Moore,1884)

Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Un. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Un. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.
Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Un. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Un. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Up. Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♂ (ab.), Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ genitalia Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ genitalia Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ genitalia Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ genitalia
♂ genitalia, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Aphnaeus peguanus Moore,1884
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):26.
TL : Magaree, Pegu, Burma.
Distribution : Nepal, India to Myanmar, Thailand,
Laos, Cambodia, S.Vietnam.

Synonym

Aphnaeus orissanus Moore,1884 : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):27. TL. Sonakhala ; Bhatpara, Orissa.


Type Material Information

orissanus (label: orissana) ; 1♂ Type, 1883.iv.19. Sonakhara, Orissa. (NZC) ; Sheela et al.,2019 : 178, fig.♂,♂(Un).


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Aphnaeus syama peguana ; Godfrey,1916 : 138. (Bnagkok)
Spindasis syama peguana ; Godfrey,1927 : 126. (N)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Godfrey,1930 : 341. (Prae: Me Song forest / Chiang Rai / Chonburi: Sriracha / Bangkok)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Kawazoé,1964 : 143-144, pl.6, figs.47♂,48♂(Un),Textfig.14,♂genitalia. (C: Sara Buri)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Pinratana,1981 : 112, pl.20, figs.4♂,5♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Kanchanaburi / Loei / Sakon Nakhon / Saraburi / Uthai Thani)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 259, fig.152,♂. (Mukdahan: Phu Pha Phung ; Phu Huay Sing / Ubon Ratchathani: Pha Taem ; Kaeng Tana)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 37, 39. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Huay Sing ; Nam Tok Kham Cha I / Ubon Ratchathani: Ban Ba Hai)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 55. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Huai Sing / Ubon Ratchathani: Kaen Tana ; Nam Tok Soi Sawan)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 66-67, fig.89♂. (Umphang)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 47, fig.67♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Spindasis vulcanus tavoyanus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.268, fig.L170,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 596, pl.269, figs.L175a,♂,♂(Un),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un) ; [ pl.268, fig.L170,♂,♂(Un), as Spindasis vulcans ]. (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi / Trat)
Cigaritis syama peguanus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 624, pl.282, figs.L200a,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi / Trat)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 147, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Bang Salok / Mae Klang Nam Tok / Phu Kradung / Nakohn Nayok / Wan Nam Khiewo / Thoen / Doi Musso / Kaen Chai / Sai Yok Noi / Kanchanaburi / Kuwai Yai)
Cigaritis syama peguanus ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Ratchaburi / Chachoengsao / Sa Kaeo / Chiang Mai / Phetchabun / Sukhothai)
Cigaritis syama peguanus ; Chaianunporn & Chaianunporn,2019 : 85. (Chaiyaphum: Chulabhorn Dam)

[ LAOS ]
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 75, pl.106, figs.A11♀,12♀(Un). (Pakse / Nam Moh)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 218, pl.122, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀. (Luang Phrabang / Thateng / Lak Sao)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 47. (Thakhek / Nhahin / Laksao)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 53.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Spindasis syama ; Onodera,2007 : 22, fig.87♀. (Rattanakiri: Poy)

[ VIETNAM ]
Aphnaeus syama peguana ; Godfrey,1919 : 469. (S: Daban)
Aphnaeus syama latipicta ; Metaye,1958b : 175. (Dong Nai: Ben Nom)
Spindasis syama peguanus ; Hao et al.,2004 : 10, 78, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Spindasis syama ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 43. (Thua Thien Hue: A Luoi; Phong Dien)
Spindasis syama latipicta ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 61, figs.L-102,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Cigaritis syama peganus ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 56. (C / S)
Spindasis syama latipicta ; Saito et al.,2017 ; 79. (S: Nui Cam / Nui Coto)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 10♂ 9♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 8♂ 4♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 4♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common. Male makes a territory at open place around forest edge at early morning before dawn and evening about 16:30 to sunset.

Literature

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.

Sheela, S., D. Das, S.K. Shah & K. Chandra,2019 : The Type Specimens in the National Zoological Collection Lepidoptera.
Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata. 342 pp.

Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Sa Kaeo, Thailand.
Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂ Cigaritis syama peguanus ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Cigaritis syama peguanus ♀
♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.07.18 - 2020.03.31.
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