Arhopala cleander aphadantas  Corbet, 1941

ON : Arhopala apha aphadantas Corbet, 1941
OD : Proc. R. ent. Soc. Lond. (B)10(9):159.
TL : Malaya. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Trang and Southward),
● ssp.regia
Arhopala cleander aphadantas map

Records taken from Literature

Amblypodia adatha adatha ; Godfrey,1930 : 332. (Pattani: Khao Kalakiri)
Arhopala cleander aphadantas ; Pinratana,1981 : 91, pl.15, fig.1,♂(Un) as athada athada. (no data)
Arhopala cleander aphadantas ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 628, pl.285, figs.L248b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala cleander aphadantas ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 662, pl.301, figs.L272b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala cleander aphadantas ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 73, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Than To WF.)


The butterfly is uncommon in montane forests at low elevations (Alt. 100 - 350m). The records in peninsular Thailand, excluding Yala province, need to be re-checked.


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.

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