Dacalana sinhara sinhara  Fruhstorfer,1914

Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un.
♂, Krabi, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Up. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ Un. Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ genitalia Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♂ genitalia
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Ranong, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Dacalana vidura sinhara Fruhstorfer,1914
OD : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 27(4):174-175.
TL : Sumatra.
Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand (Phetchaburi and Southward), Laos,
W.Malaysia, Borneo, Sumatra, Mentawi.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Dacalana vidura sinhara ; Godfrey,1932a : 272. (Takuapa)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Pinratana,1981 : 126, pl.23, figs.5♂,6♂(Un). (no loc.)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Seki,1986 : 20, figs.54,55. (Ranong)
Dacalana vidura azyada ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.310, fig.L337,♂. (in part)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 680, pl.311, figs.L339,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong / Trang)
Dacalana vidura azyada ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.329, figs.L361,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 718, pl.329, figs.L363,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong / Trang)
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 111, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong Hot Spring / Kam Puan / Khlong Naka / Kao Luang / Ka Chong / Thaleban / Than To WF)
Dacalana vidura azyada ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2016- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Nakon Si Thammarat) (in part)

[ LAOS ]
Dacalana sinhara ; Masui & Uehara,2015 : 21,24, figs.4a,♂,4b,♂(Un),4c,♂(genitalia). (Thatheng)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Phetchaburi : 1♀ (photo by K.Yano).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 20♂ 4♀ (incl.photo by RIEB).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phang-nga : 1♂ 1♀ (photo by RIEB).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 1♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun (Koh Tarutao ; Khuan Don dist.) : 2♂ (photo by E.Ikari and RIEB).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in montane primary forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.20m - 1000m) and often flew out from the bush along the trail and is rested under the leaves from 30 cm to 70 cm in height.

Literature

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

Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀ Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀
♀, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand.
Dacalana sinhara sinhara ♀
♀, Phetchaburi, Thailand. (photo by K.Yano)

1999.07.18 - 2021.05.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.