Dacalana sinhara sinhara  Fruhstorfer,1914

Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Un.
♂, Krabi, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ genitalia Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ genitalia
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Ranong, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Dacalana vidura sinhara Fruhstorfer,1914
OD : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 27(4):174-175.
TL : Sumatra.
Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand, Laos, W.Malaysia,
Borneo, Sumatra, Mentawi.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Dacalana vidura sinhara ; Godfrey,1932a : 272. (Takuapa)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Pinratana,1981 : 126, pl.23, figs.5♂,6♂(Un). (no loc.)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Seki,1986 : 20, figs.54,55. (Ranong)
Dacalana vidura azyada ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.310, fig.L337,♂. (in part)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 680, pl.311, figs.L339,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong / Trang)
Dacalana vidura azyada ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.329, figs.L361,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 718, pl.329, figs.L363,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong / Trang)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 111, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong Hot Spring / Kam Puan / Khlong Naka / Kao Luang / Ka Chong / Thaleban / Than To WF)
Dacalana vidura azyada ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2016- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Nakon Si Thammarat)

[ LAOS ]
Dacalana sinhara ; Masui & Uehara,2015 : 21,24, figs.4a,♂,4b,♂(Un),4c,♂(genitalia). (Thatheng)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 20♂ 7♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 1♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 1♂ (photo by E.Ikari).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in lowland primary forest and often flew out from the bush along the trail and stopping under the leaves from 30 cm to 70 cm in height.

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1914 : Neue Lycaeniden.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 27(4):172-178.

Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀
♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.

1999.07.18 - 2020.01.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.