Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii  Moore,1884

Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Bolikamxai, Laos. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Tak, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Chaiyaphum, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Krabi, Thailand. ♀, Phuket, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♀, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Drupadia boisduvalii  Moore,1884
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):31-32.
TL : Moulmein ; Mergui.
Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand (Krabi and northwards), Laos, Cambodia.

Synonym

Marmessus lisias boisduvalii f.alcira Fruhstorfer,[1912] : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):248. TL. Tenasserim.


Type Materials Information

boisduvalii  ;
Lectotype ♂, Burma. designated by Cowan,1974. (NHML)
Paralectotype 1♀, Moulmein, Burma. (NHML) ; 1♂, 'Sylhet', [?Bangladesh]. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Marmessus lisias boisduvali ; Seitz,1924-1927 : 989. (Siam)
Marmessus lisias boisduvali ; Godfrey,1927 : 126. (N)
Marmessus lisias boisduvali ; Godfrey,1930 : 345. (Prae: Me Song forest / Chonburi: Sriracha / West: Ban Samui)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Cowan,1974 : 301. (Continental / Peninaular)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Pinratana,1981 : 122, pl.22, figs.10♂,11♀,12♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Nakhon Nayok / Ranong)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Seki,1986 : 19, fig.52. (Ranong)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 39, fig.114♂. (Mukdahan: Ban Gok Tum / Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi ; Phu Hin Dang)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 67, fig.94♂. (Umphang: Tha Sai)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvali (sic) ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 48, fig.71♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 672, pl.307, figs.L325a,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀,♀(Un). (Wang Chin / Khlong Nakha / Mae Hong Son)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 710, pl.325, figs.L349a,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀,♀(Un). (Wang Chin / KhlongNakha, Mae Hong Son)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 105-106, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Suthep / Ban Salok / Thung Saleng Luang / Phu Khiewo / Wan Nam Khiewo / Kao Yai / Nakohn Nayok / Kao Soi Dao / Krathin WF / Kao Saverb / Pliewn WF / Doi Montha / Mae San / Ranong Hot Spring / Kam Puan / Khlong Naka / Phuket Hill / Nam Tok Tonesai / Krabi) (in part)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2019- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Nakhon Ratchasima / Phetchaburi / Trat / Chanthaburi)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Drupadia ravindra boisduvali (sic) ; Woodfield & Murton,2006 : figs.♀,♀(Un). (Botum Sakor NP.)
Drupadia ravindra ; Onodera,2007 : 28, fig.97♂. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kuhlen)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 130. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ LAOS ]
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Cowan,1974 : 301. (Laos)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 75, pl.107, figs.B1♀,B2♀(Un). (Tha Ngone / Vang Vieng)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 218, pl.124, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Lak Sao / Vang Vieng / Xaignabouri / Luang Phrabang) (in part)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 48. (Namdhua / Thabeng / Thakhek / Nhahin)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Onodera,2009b : 43. (Bolikhamxai: Phon Si)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55.


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 9♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lamphun : 1♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 2♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 7♂ 5♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 12♂ 20♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phuket : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikamxai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in forest at low to moderate elevations.
It is a tendency the male red patch on the upf is getting smaller and smaller towards north to south.

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.

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.

Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀
♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.07.18 - 2019.11.30.
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