Ahmetia achaja achaja  (Fruhstorfer,[1912])

Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Up. Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Un. Ahmetia achaja achaja ♀ Up. Ahmetia achaja achaja ♀ Un.
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Phrae, Thailand.
Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Up. Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Un. Ahmetia achaja achaja ♀ Up. Ahmetia achaja achaja ♀ Un.
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Phrae, Thailand.

ON : Horaga achaja Fruhstorfer,[1912]
OD : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):233-234.
TL : Hinlap, Siam.
Distribution : Thailand, Laos.

Type Material Information

Holotype ♂, 1900.Jan. [Hin Lap, Thailand.] (Fruhstorfer). (NHML)
Allotype ♀, Rh.260, 1916.Apr. Me Song Forest, Prae, N.Siam. (E.J.Godfrey). (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Horaga achaja ; Seitz,1924-1927 : 982. (Siam)
Horaga achaja ; Godfrey,1930 : 346. (Hinlap / Prae: Me Song forest)
Cowania achaja ; Cowan,1974 : 295. (Prae: Me Song / Chaiyaphum)
Cowania achaja ; Pinratana,1981 : 121, pl.22, figs.8♂,9♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Kanchanaburi / Loei / Lampang)
Cowania achaja ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 259, fig.157,♂. (Mukdahan: Phu Pha Thaep ; Phu Pha Phung ; Ban Naudom ; Phu Shang ; Phu Huay Sing)
Cowania achaja ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 39. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Huay Sing / Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Cowania achaja ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 56. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Hin Khan ; Phu Huai Sing / Ubon Ratchathani: Warin Chamrap ; Phu Chong Na Yoi ; Don Far Huan)
Cowania achaja ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 678, pl.310, figs.L333,♂,♂(Un). (Kalasin)
Ahmetia achaja achaja ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 716, pl.328, figs.L357,♂,♂(Un). (Kalasin)
Ahmetia achaja achaja ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 6. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Ahmetia achaja achaja ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 109, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Mae Klang Nam Tok / Phu Luang / Phu Pua Taep / Phu Pha Phung / Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Ahmetia achaja achaja ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2019- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Mukdahan / Ratchaburi / Sa Kaeo)

[ LAOS ]
Cowania achaja ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 218, pl.124, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀. (Saravan / Thabok)
Cowania achaja ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 48. (Thabeng)
Ahmetia achaja achaja ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55.


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Lampang : 9♂ 3♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 8♂ 3♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common in semi-dried forests. Male makes a territory on the undergrowth inside the forest and the edge of the forest from 11:00 - 15:30.

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1912] :
Uebersicht der Lycaeniden des Indo-Australischen Gebiets. Begrundet auf die Ausbeute und die Sammlung des Autors.
Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):197-272, 4 figs.

Riley, N.D. & E.J. Godfrey,1925 : New Rhopalocera from Siam and Hainan.
Entomologist 58:140-143, pl.3.

Huseyin, O.,2008 : Replacement Names for two preoccupied butterfly Genus group names (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea)
Mun. ent. Zool. 3(1):321-322.

Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Ahmetia achaja achaja ♀
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Phrae, Thailand.
Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Ahmetia achaja achaja ♀
♂, Phrae, Thailand. ♀, Phrae, Thailand.
Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂ Ahmetia achaja achaja ♂
♂, Lampang, Thailand. ♂, Lampang, Thailand.

1999.07.18 - 2019.11.30.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.