Rapala rhoecus rhoecus   de Niceville,1895

Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♂ Up. Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♂ Un. Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♀ Up. Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♀ Un.
‰, 1991.02.26. Taksin Maharat NP., Tak, Thailand. Š, 1995.02.23. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.
Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♂ Up. Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♂ Un. Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♂ Up. Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ♂ Un.
‰, 1993.10.30. Ban Mae Khong, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ‰, 1987.04.15. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Rapala rhoecus  de Niceville,1895
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 9(3):319-321, pl.P, fig.47‰.
TL : NE.Sumatra.




Distribution : S.Myanmar, Thailand, Malay Pen., Sumatra.
Rapala rhoecus rhoecus map

Synonym

Rapala sphinx intermedia  Ollenbach,1921 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 28(1):131, pl.1, fig.13‰.  TL. Kalataung, Tavoy. (homonym)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Rapala rhaecus (sic) ; Riley & Godfrey,1921 : 186-187. (Prae: Me Song forest)
Rapala rhoecus ; Godfrey,1930 : 350. (Prae: Me Song forest)
Rapala elcia rhoecus ; Pinratana,1981 : 151, pl.28, figs.13‰,14‰(Un). (Chiang Mai / Loei / Ranong / Trang)
Rapala elcia rhoecus ; Seki,1986 : 21. (Ranong)
Rapala rhoecus rhoecus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 716, pl.327, fig.L420,‰(left). (Chiang Rai: Wiang Pa Pao)

[ LAOS ]
Rapala elcia rhoecus ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 77, pl.109, figs.A3,4. (Vang Vieng)
Rapala rhoecus ssp. ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 219. pl.128, fig.‰. (Vang Vieng)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1994.03.19   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.10.30   8‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.11.05   3‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.11.16   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.11.18   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.11.19   3‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.11.30   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.12.13   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.           1993.12.29   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Tak, Taksin Maharat National Park.   1991.02.26   2‰      Y.Inayoshi    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                 1995.02.23       1Š  S.Ruangrit    (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                 1987.04.15   3‰      Y.Shiraishi   (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.                 1994.11.29   1‰      S.Ruangrit    (YI)

Notes
Literature

de Niceville, C.L.A.,1895 : On new and little-known Butterflies from the Indo-Malayan Region.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 9(3):259-321, pls.N-Q.

Ollenbach, O.C.,1921 : A list of butterflies collected in the Tavoy district, Burma.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 28(1):123-139, 1 pl.

1999.07.21 - 2010.05.15.