Pratapa icetas extensa  Evans,1925

Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Un. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Un. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Un. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Un.
♂, Houaphan, Laos. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Houaphan, Laos. (photo by K.Saito)
Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Un. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Un.
♂, Phong Saly, Laos. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Houaphan, Laos. (photo by K.Saito)
Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♂ Un. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Up. Pratapa icetas extensa ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam, (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Kon Tum, Vietnam, (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Pratapa icetas extensa  Evans,1925
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30(4):761.
TL : Sikkim-Karen.
Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, C.Vietnam.

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Pinratana,1981 : 127. not fig. (Loei)
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 681, pl.311, figs.L344,♂,♂(Un),♂(Un). (Loei / Mae Hong Son)
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 720, pl.330, figs.L368,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Loai / Mae Hong Son)
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 113, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Fang / Phu Kradung)
Pratapa icetas extensa ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2018- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Kamphaeng Phet)

[ LAOS ]
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 218, pl.124, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Phong Saly)
Pratapa contractus ; Nakamura et al.,2010 : 26-27, figs.17♂,♂(Un). (Phou Samsoum)
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55, pl.21, figs.Ly-223,♀,♀(Un). (Muang Kham)
Pratapa contractus ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55, pl.21, figs.Ly-224,♂,♂(Un). (Phou Samsoum)

[ VIETNAM ]
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 66. (C: Kon Tum)
Pratapa icetas extensa ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 37, figs.100,♂,♂(Un). (Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 5♂ 4♀ (incl.photo by K.Saito).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 16♂ (incl.photo by K.Saito).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Kamphaeng Phet : 1♂ (photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Houaphan : 1♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phong Saly : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Kon Tum : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lam Dong : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is locally common in montane forest at moderate elevations and is frequently found on the hilltops. Male makes a territory on the trees.
The records of Pratapa contractus by Nakamura et al.,2010 and Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 from Laos are considered to be this species.

Literature

Evans, W.H.,1925 : The Identification of Indian Butterflies. Part VIII.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30(4):756-776, 1 pl.

Pratapa icetas extensa ♂
♂, Kamphaeng Phet, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

1999.07.18 - 2020.02.29.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.