Dacalana inorthodoxa  Seki & Saito,2006

Dacalana inorthodoxa ♂ Up. Dacalana inorthodoxa ♂ Un. Dacalana inorthodoxa ♀ Up. Dacalana inorthodoxa ♀ Un.
♂, 2002.06.--. Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Vietnam.
Holotype (photo by K.Saito)
♀, 2002.04.--. Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Vietnam.
Paratype (photo by K.Saito)
Dacalana inorthodoxa ♂ Up. Dacalana inorthodoxa ♂ Un. Dacalana inorthodoxa ♂ Up. Dacalana inorthodoxa ♂ Un.
♂, Lao Cai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♂, 1998.03.14. Nan, Thailand.

ON : Dacalana inorthodoxa Seki & Saito,2006
OD : Butterflies 42 : 38-39, figs.14-15,30-31, fig.3,♂ genitalia.
TL : Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Vietnam. (in coll. Seki)
Distribution : N.Thailand (Nan), Laos, N.Vietnam.

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Vietnam. 2002.06.--. (in coll. Seki)
Paratypes ; 1♂, Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Vietnam. (in coll. K.Saito) ; 1♀, Sa Pa, Lao Cai, Vietnam. 2002.04.--. (in coll. Seki)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Dacalana inorthodoxa ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 38, figs.106,♂,♂(Un). (Nan)

[ LAOS ]
Dacalana inorthodoxa ; Saito et al.,2011 : 50, figs.15A♂,15B♂(Un), 15C♀,15D♀(Un). (Xam Neua: Phoo Pan)
Drupadia inorthodoxa ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55.

[ VIETNAM ]
Drupadia inorthodoxa ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 65, pl.15, figs.58a♂,58b♂(Un),58c♀. (N: Lao Cai)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Nan : Pua dist., 1998.03.14. 1♂, LC (YI).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lao Cai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
New to Thailand. The butterfly is rare in montane forest at moderate elevations.

Literature

Seki, Y. & K.Saito,2006 : Four New Species of Lycaenidae from Vietnam (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae).
Butterflies 42 : 38-45.

2006.05.22 - 2020.01.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.