Rapala suffusa suffusa   (Moore,[1879])

Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Up. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Un. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Up. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Un.
‰, 1992.11.18. Pai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Š, 1988.04.11. Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Up. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Un. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Up. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Un.
‰, 1992.11.16. Pai, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Š, 1984.04.12. Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Up. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Un. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Up. Rapala suffusa suffusa ♂ Un.
‰, 1983.03.20. Klong Nakha, Ranong, Thailand. ‰, 1995.01.14. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Deudorix suffusa  Moore,[1879]
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):834, pl.52, fig.8(‰).
TL : Taoo, Tenasserim.




Distribution : N.India, Assam, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos,
Vietnam, Langkawi, Malay Pen., Singapore.
Rapala suffusa suffusa map

Synonyms

Rapala testa  Swinhoe,1897 : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6)19:410.  TL. Jaintia Hills, Assam.
Deudorix barthema  Distant,1885 : Rhop. malayana : 280.  TL. Malay Pen.
Rapala pengata  Fruhstorfer,[1914] : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:pl.146d.  (Published in synonymy)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Rapala suffusa ; Godfrey,1916 : 140. (Chonburi: Sriracha / Pak Jong / Prae: Me Song forest)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Godfrey,1930 : 349. (Chonburi: Hup Bon)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Pinratana,1981 : 149, pl.27, figs.9‰,10Š,11‰(Un). (Chiang Mai / Phrae / Ranong / Trang)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Seki,1986 : 21. (Ranong)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 712, pl.325, fig.L410a,‰,‰(Un),Š,Š(Un) ;
  pl.325, [fig.L411,‰,‰(Un), as Rapala damona ]. (Wang Chin / Mae Hong Son / Nan)
Rapala suffusa barthema ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 712, pl.325, fig.L410b,‰,Š,Š(Un). (Ranong)
Rapala suffusa barthema ; Les Day,2011- : Butterflies of Koh Samui. (Koh Samui)

[ LAOS ]
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Masui & Uehara,1994 : 6, fig.42Š. (Xiang Khouang)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 219. pl.128, figs.‰,‰(Un),Š. (Lak Sao / Vientiane)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Onodera,2009b : 37. (Houaphan: Phu Phan)

[ VIETNAM ]
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Ikeda et al.,2001 : 55, figs.5:20Š,21Š(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Rapala suffusa ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 44. (Thua Thien Hue: A Luoi)
Rapala suffusa suffusa ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 68, figs.L-140,‰,Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Pai.        1992.11.14   2‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Pai.        1992.11.16   1‰ 1Š   Local Catcher (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Pai.        1992.11.18   1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.   1988.04.11       1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.   1984.04.12       1Š   Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Klong Nakha.      1983.03.20   1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.      1995.01.14   1‰       S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Yala, Than To.            1994.04.01   1‰       Y.Inayoshi    (YI)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2006.01.02   1‰       K.Saito  (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2009.06.12   1‰       N.D.Khoa (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2009.07.26       1Š   N.D.Khoa (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2009.08.01   1‰       N.D.Khoa (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2009.08.18   1‰       N.D.Khoa (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2003.09.17   1‰       K.Saito  (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.         2002.12.30   1‰       K.Saito  (KS)

Notes
Literature

Moore, F.,[1879] :
A list of the lepidopterous insects collected by Mr.Ossian Limborg in upper Tenasserim, with descriptions of new species.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):821-859, 3 pls.

Distant, W.L.,1882-1886 : Rhopalocera Malayana : a Description of the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
London, Author, Penang, Logan : xvi+482+[4]pp, 46 pls.

Swinhoe, C.,1897 : New Eastern Lepidoptera.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6)19:407-410.

1999.07.21 - 2010.05.15.