Arhopala anthelus ssp.

Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂ Up. Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂ Un. Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♀ Up. Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♀ Un.
♂, Sa Kaeo, Thailand. (photo by K.Yano) ♀, Bolikhamxai, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)
Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂ Up. Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂ Un. Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂ Up. Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂ Un.
♂, Champasak, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera) ♂, Bolikhamxai, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)

ON : Arhopala anthelus ssp.
OD :
TL :
Distribution : S.E.Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam.

● ssp.anthea
ssp.
ssp.grahami
Arhopala anthelus ssp. map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Arhopala anthelus ssp. ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Sa Kaeo) (accessed: 2022.04.30)

[ LAOS ]
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 73, pl.104, figs.B9,♂,B10,♂(Un). (Tha Lat)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 216, pl.113, figs.♂,♀. (Vientiane; Thabok)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 46. (Thabeng)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 53.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Arhopala anthelus ; Onodera,2009 : 67. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kulen)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Saito et al.,2011 : 50, figs.14A♀,14B♀(Un). (Kampong Spoe Prov.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Narathura anthelus anthea ; Evans,1957 : 88. (Annam)
Narathura anthelus anthea ; Inoué & Kawazoé,1964b : 355-356, pl.11, figs.83,♀,84,♀(Un). (Ho Chi Minh: Thu Duc)
Arhopala anthelus ; Vu,2003 : 58. (Phu Quoc)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 60, figs.L-74,♂,♀. (Dong Nai: Thac Mai)
Arhopala anthelus anthea ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 59. (S: Dong Nai; Saigon)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Sa Kaeo : 2♂ (incl.photo by S.Sophonviwatkul).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : 1♂ 1♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Champasak : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The population of S.E.Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam is intermediate between ssp.anthelus and ssp.anthea. However all markings on the underside are rather less conspicuous. Further taxonomic study is needed.


Arhopala anthelus ssp. ♂
♂, Sa Kaeo, Thailand. (photo by S.Sophonviwatkul)

2018.09.30 - 2022.05.31.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.