Tajuria shigehoi  Seki & Saito,2006

Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Un. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Un.
♂, 2004.05.18. Dambri, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
Holotype (photo by K.Saito)
♀ Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Un. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Tajuria shigehoi Seki & Saito,2006
OD : Butterflies 42 : 39, figs.16,32, fig.5,♂ genitalia.
TL : Dambri, Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. (in coll. Seki)




Distribution : Vietnam. [China]
shigehoi map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, Dambri (alt.850m), Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. 2004.05.18. S.Miyazaki leg. (in coll. Seki)
Paratypes ;
1♂, Dambri, Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. 2004.02.08. Xiem leg. (in coll. Miyazaki)
1♂, Dambri, Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. 2004.09.20. S.Miyazaki leg. (in coll. Miyazaki)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Tajuria shigehoi ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 65, figs.L-126,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Takuria shigehoi ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 42, figs.107,♀,107v,♀(Un). (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)
Tajuria shigehoi ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 66, pl.15, figs.59a♂,59b♂(Un). (C: Thua Thien Hue ; Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 3♂ 2♀ (incl.Holotype).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
I suspect the female paratype of Tajuria gui from Hainan is possible to be this species, and holotype male might be Tajuria luculentus. Further study is needed.

Literature

Seki, Y. & Saito, K.,2006 : Four New Species of Lycaenidae from Vietnam (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae).
Butterflies 42 : 38-45.

2006.05.22 - 2020.03.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.