Rapala tara   de Niceville,[1889]


ON : Rapala tara  de Niceville,[1889]
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 57(4):284, pl.14, fig.11.
TL : Sylhet, Naini-tal.
Distribution : Nepal, Sikkim, Assam, Laos, Vietnam.


Synonyms

Rapala francesca  Swinhoe,1911 : in Moore, Lep. Ind. 9:52-53, pl.716, figs.4,4a.  TL. Khasia Hills, Assam.


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Rapala tara ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 219. pl.128, figs.‰,‰(dsf.Un),‰(Un). (Xam Neua)
Rapala tara ; Onodera,2009b : 35-36,37. (Xieng Kouang: Muang Kham / Houaphan: Phu Phan)


Specimens Examined

[ LAOS ]
 Xam Neua, Phoo Pan.    2004.04.24       1Š  Local Catcher (KS)
 Xam Neua, Phoo Pan.    2004.05.12       1Š  Local Catcher (KS)
 Xam Neua, Phoo Pan.    2004.06.19   1‰      Local Catcher (KS)
 Xam Neua, Phoo Pan.    2004.06.22   1‰      Local Catcher (KS)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Vinh Phu, Tam Dao.     2004.10.--   1‰ 1Š  Local Catcher (KS)

Notes
Literature

de Niceville, C.L.A.,[1889] : On new or little-known Butterflies from the Indian Region.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 57(4):273-293, pls.13,14.

Swinhoe, C.,1911-1912: in Moore, Lepidoptera Indica. vol.IX. Rhopalocera, Family Lycaenidae.
9:1-144,1911 ; 145-278,1912. L.Reeve & Co., London.

2010.04.15 - 2011.03.15.