Sinthusa chandrana margala  Fruhstorfer,[1912]

Sinthusa chandrana margala ♂ Up. Sinthusa chandrana margala ♂ Un. Sinthusa chandrana margala ♀ Up. Sinthusa chandrana margala ♀ Un.
♂, Sekong, Laos. ♀, Sekong, Laos.

ON : Sinthusa chandrana margala Fruhstorfer,[1912]
OD : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):228.
TL : Phuc-Son, C.Annam. (♀)
Distribution : S.Laos, C. & S.Vietnam.

Synonym

Deudorix kuyaniana cholonensis Murayama,1967 : Tyo to Ga 18(1/2):20, figs.1♂,3♂(Un). TL. Cholon, S.Vietnam. (♂)


Type Material Information

cholonensis ; Holotype ♂, 1948.Jan.31. Cholon in S.Vietnam.


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Sinthusa chandrana ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 44. (Thua Thien Hue: A Luoi; Huong Thuy; Phong Dien; Bach Ma)
Sinthusa chandrana margala ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 69, figs.L-148,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Sinthusa chandrana margala ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 42. (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)
Sinthusa chandrana margala ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 68. (C / S) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ LAOS ]
Sekong : Dak Cheung, 1♂ 1♀.
1♂, 2012.07.12. K.Phongpiyamit (YI) ; ♀, 2012.07.07. K.Phongpiyamit (YI).
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Notes
The relationship between ssp.margala, sophonisbe and ssp.grotei is still not clear.
I treat specimens from S.Laos as this subspecies provisionally. Further taxonomic study is needed.

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1912] :
Uebersicht der Lycaeniden des Indo-Australischen Gebiets. Begrundet auf die Ausbeute und die Sammlung des Autors.
Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):197-272, 4 figs.

Murayama, S.,1967 : Three Lycaenids of the Eastern Asia, with descriptions of three new races.
Tyo to Ga 18(1/2):20-23.

2010.03.30 - 2020.07.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.