Drupadia ravindra moorei   (Distant,1882)


ON : Sithon moorei  Distant,1882
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)10:246-247.
TL : Province Wellesley, Malay Pen.
Distribution : P.Thailand, Malay Pen., Singapore,
Borneo, Sumatra, Lingga, Singkep, Natuna, Karimata.


Synonyms

Biduanda similis  H.H.Druce,1895 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895(3):616.  TL. Borneo. (BMNH)
Marmessus moorei sumatranus  Fruhstorfer,[1912] : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):272.  TL. N.E.Sumatra.
Marmessus moorei sumatranus f.battakana  Fruhstorfer,[1912] : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):272.  TL. N.E.Sumatra. (BMNH)
Marmessus moorei nola  Fruhstorfer,[1912] : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):250.  TL. Brunei. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

similis  ; Holotype ‰, 'Borneo' [? East Malaysia; Sabah] (BMNH)
f.battakana  ; Holotype ‰, Battak Mountains, N.E.Sumatra. (BMNH)
nola  ; Holotype ‰, Brunei. (BMNH)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Marmessus moorei ; Pendlebury,1923 : 46. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram, Khao Luang)
Marmessus moorei ; Godfrey,1930 : 345. (Chiengra, N.Thailand / Nakon Sri Thammarat)
Marmessus moorei ; Godfrey,1932a : 273. (Peninsular)
Drupadia ravindra moorei ; Cowan,1974 : 303. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat)
Drupadia ravindra moorei ; Pinratana,1981 : 122, pl.22, figs.13‰,14Š,15‰(Un). (Trang / Yala)
Drupadia ravindra moorei ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 672, pl.308, fig.L325b,‰,‰(Un),Š,Š,Š(Un),Š,Š(Un). (Nakhon Si Thammarat / Yala)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Yala, Than To.   1992.03.16   1‰ 1Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Yala, Than To.   1987.03.21       2Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Yala, Than To.   1987.03.22       1Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Yala, Than To.   1987.03.24       1Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Yala, Than To.   1994.03.30       4Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)
 Yala, Than To.   1991.04.01       1Š   Y.Inayoshi  (YI)

Notes
Literature

Distant, W.L.,1882 : Undescribed Rhopalocera from the Malay Peninsula.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)10:245-248.

Druce, H.H.,1895 : A Monograph of the Bornean Lycaenidae.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895(3):556-627, pls.31-34.

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.

1999.07.18 - 2010.06.15.