Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia  (Fruhstorfer,[1912])

Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂ Up. Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂ Un. Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♀ Up. Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂ Up. Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂ Un. Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♀ Up. Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♀ Un.
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

ON : Marmessus rufotaenia Fruhstorfer,[1912]
OD : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):249-250.
TL : Malayische Halbinsel. (♂)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Nakhon Si Thammarat and southwards),
W.Malaysia, Tioman, Singapore, Borneo, Natuna.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
[ Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 674, pl.308, figs.L326b,♂(Un,Malaysia),♀(Malaysia) ]
[ Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 712, pl.326, figs.L350b,♂(Un,Malaysia),♀(Malaysia) ]
Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 106, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Kao Luang / Ka Chong / Tarutao Is / Than To WF)
Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2019- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Yala)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Nakhon Si Thammarat : 2♂ 1♀ (incl.photo & photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 3♂ 1♀ (incl.photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is not rare in forest at low to moderate elevations. Both sexes of Nakhon Si Thammarat have red patch on the upf.

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.

Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂ Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan) ♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♂ Drupadia rufotaenia rufotaenia ♀
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

2009.11.30 - 2019.11.30.
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