Drupadia scaeva melisa  (Hewitson,[1869])


ON : Myrina melisa Hewitson,[1869]
OD : Ill. diurn. Lep. Lycaenidae Suppl.: 6. [not fig.]
TL : Maulmain, Burma. (NHML)
Distribution : S.Myanmar. Thailand (Tak to Phetchaburi).


Type Material Information

Lectotype ♂, S.Moulmein, Burma. designated by Cowan,1974. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Drupadia scaeva melisa ; Cowan,1974 : 344. ([South])
Drupadia scaeva melisa ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 676, pl.309, figs.L330b,♀(center),♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi) (in part)
Drupadia scaeva melisa ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 714, pl.327, figs.L354b,♀,♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi) (in part)
Drupadia scaeva melisa ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 714, pl.327, figs.L354b,♀,♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Tak : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchaburi : 3♀ (photo by M.Hayashi & A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Hewitson, W.C.,1863-1878 : Illustrations of diurnal Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae.
London, van Vorst. x+229pp. and 14a-14h, Suppl. 1-47; pls. (108, numbered;)
1-85, 88-92, 3a,3b,3c, Suppl.I-VII, Ia, Ib, IIIa, IIIb, IVa, Va, Vb. In 8 parts.

Drupadia scaeva melisa ♂ Drupadia scaeva melisa ♂
♂, Tak, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici) ♀, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)
Drupadia scaeva melisa ♀ Drupadia scaeva melisa ♀
♀, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (photo by M.Hayashi)

1999.07.18 - 2019.12.31.
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