Rapala persephone   Saito,2011

Rapala persephone ♂ Up. Rapala persephone ♂ Un. Rapala persephone ♀ Up. Rapala persephone ♀ Un.
♂, 2010.05.04. Ba Ho WF., Khanh Hoa, Vietnam.
Holotype ( photo by K.Saito )
♀, 2010.05.04-06. Ba Ho WF., Khanh Hoa, Vietnam.
Paratype ( photo by K.Saito )

ON : Rapala persephone  Saito,2011
OD : Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 58:14-15,
fig.1A-B(Holotype,♂), 2A-B(Paratype,♀) ; 4A-C(♂genitalia).
TL : Khanh Hoa, C.Vietnam.



Distribution : C.Vietnam.
Rapala persephone map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 4.v.2010. Ba Ho waterfalls, NIhn Ich, Ninh Hoa, Khanh Hoa, C.Vietnam. K.Saito leg.
Paratypes ; 44♂ 23♀, 4-6,v.2010. same locality as holotype. K.Saito leg.


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
 Khanh Hoa, Ninh Hoa, Ba Ho WF.     2010.05.04      1♂      K.Saito (KS)  Holotype
 Khanh Hoa, Ninh Hoa, Ba Ho WF.     2010.05.04-06      1♀   K.Saito (KS)  Paratype

Notes

Literature

Saito, K.,2011 : A new species of the genus Rapala Moore,[1881] (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) from Vietnam.
Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 58:14-16.

K.Saito & Y.Inayoshi, 2012.08.15.