Rapala nissa ranta   Swinhoe,1897


ON : Rapala ranta  Swinhoe,1897
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6)19:409-410.
TL : Jaintia Hills, Assam.
Distribution : Assam, Myanmar, N.Thailand, Laos.


Synonyms

Rapala nissa tacola  Fruhstorfer,1914 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 27(4):178.  TL. Assam.
Rapala nissa nissoides  Swinhoe,1915 : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8)16:176.  TL. Haipan, Shan States.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Rapala nissa ranta ; Pinratana,1981 : 151, pl.28, fig.4‰(Un) ;
  pl.28, [fig.15Š, as Rapala rectivitta, 17Š,18‰, as Rapala refulgens ] ; pl.32, figs.20‰,21‰(Un). (Chiang Mai / Loei)
Rapala nissa nissoides ; Pinratana,1981 : 151, not fig. (Chiang Mai)
Rapala nissa ranta ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 716, pl.327, fig.L424a,‰[Š],‰[Š](Un),Š,Š(Un),Š,Š(Un) ;
  pl.326, [ fig.L417,(right)‰,‰(Un), as Rapala refulgens ]. (Chiang Mai: Chiang Mai / Nan: Doi Phu Kha)

[ LAOS ]
Rapala nissa ranta ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 219. pl.128, figs.‰,‰(Un),Š. (Xam Neua)
Rapala nissa ranta ; Onodera,2009b : 37. (Houaphan: Phu Phan)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Huai Pung.   1993.02.13       1Š   P.Sukkit       (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Mae Sariang.     1993.04.12   2‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.        1988.03.07       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pomeun.        1989.04.--   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1988.03.02   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1991.03.04       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1992.03.08       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1988.03.15   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1983.04.04   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1984.04.06   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1984.04.09   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1988.04.11   2‰ 2Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.        1988.04.12   2‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.      1986.03.16       1Š   Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.     1993.03.21   2‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.     1993.04.09   2‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.     1993.04.11   2‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Ban Mae Khong.     1993.11.19   2‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.              1991.03.14   1‰       Y.Inayoshi     (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.              1992.03.22   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.              1992.03.26   1‰       Local Catcher  (YI)

Notes
Literature

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

Fruhstorfer, H.,1914 : Neue Lycaeniden.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 27(4):172-178.

Swinhoe, C.,1915 : New species of Indo-Malayan lepidoptera.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8)16:170-186.

1999.07.21 - 2010.04.15.