Arhopala zylda elioti  Corbet, 1941

Arhopala zylda elioti ♂ Up. Arhopala zylda elioti ♂ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Arhopala zylda elioti Corbet, 1941
OD : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):156.
TL : Malaya. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Trang and Southward),
Arhopala zylda elioti map

Records taken from Literature

Arhopala zylda elioti ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 614, pl.278, figs.L218,♂,♂(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala alica ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 614, pl.278, figs.L220,♂,♂(center,Un). (in part)
Arhopala zylda elioti ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 648, pl.293, figs.L244,♂,♂(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala zylda elioti ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 60, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Ka Chong; Than To WF.)

Specimens Examined

Yala : 1♂.
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The butterfly is rare in montane forests at low elevations.


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.

Evans, W.H.,1957 : A Revision of the Arhopala Group of Oriental Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera).
Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 5(3):85-141.

2009.05.20 - 2022.07.31.

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