Arhopala anarte anarte  (Hewitson,1862)

Arhopala anarte anarte ♂ Up. Arhopala anarte anarte ♂ Un. Arhopala anarte anarte ♀ Up. Arhopala anarte anarte ♀ Un.
♂, Trat, Thailand. ♀, Trat, Thailand.

ON : Amblypodia anarte Hewitson,1862
OD : Spec. Cat. Lyc. Birt. Mus. : 5, pl.3, figs.16,17.
TL : ? loc. (NHML)
Distribution : Assam to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam,
W.Malaysia, Sumatra.

Synonym

Arhopala anarte morphicolor Corbet,1941 : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):152. TL. Malaya. (♂, NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Arhopala anarte ; Godfrey,1916 : 139. (Sriracha: Nong Khai Ploi)
Amblypodia anarte ; Godfrey,1927 : 126. (N)
Amblypodia anarte ; Godfrey,1930 : 329. (Sriracha: Nong Khai Ploi)
Narathura anarte anarte ; Evans,1957 : 90. (Siam)
Arhopala anarte ; Pinratana,1981 : 77, pl.12, fig.7♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Arhopala anatre ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 604, pl.273, fig.L195,♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Arhopala anarte ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 634, pl.287, fig.L220,♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Arhopala anarte ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 54. (by literature)

[ LAOS ]
Arhopala anatre ; Sugimoto,2009 : 23, figs.1♂,2♂(Un). (Borikhamxai: Nam Kata)
Arhopala anatre anarte ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 53, pl.18, fig.Ly-133.♂,♂(Un). (Bolikhamxai: Namkata)

[ VIETNAM ]
Arhopala anarte anarte ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 35, fig.73,♀,♀(Un). (Bin Thuan)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chaiyaphum : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trat : 4♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common in montane primary forest at low to moderate elevations. Male makes flight paths and move back and forth between them.

Literature

Hewitson, W.C.,1862 : Specimen of a Catalogue of Lycaenidae in the British Museum.
British Museum, London. 4to:[iv]+15pp, 8 pls.

Corbet, A.S.,1941 : A key to the Indo-Malayan species of Arhopala Boisduval (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):149-183, figs.1-114.

Sugimoto, S.,2009 : A first record of Arhopala anarte in Lao P.D.R. (in Japanese)
Yadoriga 223:23.

Arhopala anarte anarte ♂ Arhopala anarte anarte ♂
♂, Trat, Thailand.
Arhopala anarte anarte ♂
♂, Trat, Thailand.

1999.07.11 - 2019.04.30.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.