Thamala marciana maia  Corbet,1944

Thamala marciana sarupa ♂ Up. Thamala marciana sarupa ♂ Un. Thamala marciana sarupa ♀ Up. Thamala marciana sarupa ♀ Un.
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♀, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)
Thamala marciana sarupa ♂ Up. Thamala marciana sarupa ♂ Un. Thamala marciana sarupa ♀ Up. Thamala marciana sarupa ♀ Un.
♂, Surat Thani, Thailand. ♀, Surat Thani, Thailand.
Thamala marciana sarupa ♂ Up. Thamala marciana sarupa ♂ Un. Thamala marciana sarupa ♀ Up. Thamala marciana sarupa ♀ Un.
♂, Surat Thani, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Thamala marciana maia Corbet,1944
OD : Gross-Schmett. Erde 9:986, pl.156, fig.g,♂,♀.
TL : Tavoy.
Distribution : Myanmar (Tavoy to Mergui), Thailand (Kanchanaburi to Ranong).

Synonyms

Thamola (sic) miniata sparanisa Seiz,1926 : Gross-Schmett. Erde 9:986, pl.156, fig.g,♀. TL. Tavoy.
Thamala marciana sparanisa Evans,1932 : Ident. Indian Butts. (2nd ed.):290. TL. Tavoy - S.Burma.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Thamala marciana ; Godfrey,1930 : 346. (Surat Thani: Khao Poata) (in part)
"Thamala miniata ; Godfrey,1932a : 273. (Peninsula)"
"Thamala marciana ; Godfrey,1932a : 273. (Peninsula)"
Thamala marciana sarupa ; Pinratana,1981 : 120, pl.21, figs.16♂,17♀. (Ranong) (in part)
Thamala marciana sarupa ; Seki,1986 : 19, fig.46. (Ranong)
Thamala marciana sarupa ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 668, pl.305, figs.L321c,♂,♂,♂,♂(Un) ;pl.306, fig.L321c,♀,♀(Un). (Ranong) (in part)
Thamala marciana sarupa ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 706, pl.323, figs.L345b,♂,♂,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong) (in part)
Thamala marciana sarupa ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 101, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong Hot Spring / Muang Shone / Khlong Naka) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Kanchanaburi : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchaburi : 1♂ 1♀ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 2♂ 4♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani : 4♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Example from Kanchanaburi seems to be a transition to ssp.miniata.

Literature

Evans, W.H.,1932 : The identification of Indian butterflies. second edition revised.
Bombay nat. Hist. Soc., Madras : 10+454pp, 32 pls, 9f.

Corbet, A.S.,1942 : Miscellaneous notes on the butterflies of the Malay Archipelago.
Entomologist 75:172-174.

Corbet, A.S.,1944 : Some notes on the Butterflies of the Langkawi Islands
Entomologist 77(3):39-42.

Thamala marciana maia ♂ Thamala marciana maia ♀
♂, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♀, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2019.10.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.