Bullis buto buto  (de Nicéville,1895)

Bullis buto buto ♂ Up. Bullis buto buto ♂ Un. Bullis buto buto ♂ Up. Bullis buto buto ♂ Un.
♂, 2020.12.17. Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Bullis buto buto ♂ Up. Bullis buto buto ♂ Un. Bullis buto buto ♂ Up. Bullis buto buto ♂ Un.
♂, 2014.04.30. Khanh Hoa, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Britomartis buto de Nicéville,1895
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 9(3):308-309, pl.P, fig.41,♂ nec "♀".
TL : Ataran Valley, Tenasserim, Burma. (♂, NZC)



Distribution : Assam, Myanmar, Thailand, S.Laos, Vietnam.
buto cowani map

Type Material Information

Type ♂, Ataran valley, Tenasserim. (NZC) ; Sheela et al.,2019 : 96, figs.♂,♂(Un).


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Bullis buto cowani : Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 39, fig.117,♂. (Ubon Ratchathani: Ban Ba Hai)
"Bullis buto cowani : Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 690, pl.315, fig.L367,♂(Malaysia)."
"Bullis buto cowani : Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 732, pl.335, figs.L389,♂(Malaysia),♀(Malaysia,Un)."
Bullis buto buto ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 119, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Ban Ba Hai)

[ LAOS ]
Bullis buto ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2006 : 32, 34, figs.1,♂,6,♂(Un),2,♀,7,♀(Un). (Pakse)
Bullis buto buto ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55, pl.22, figs.Ly-241,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Salavan: 95km north of Pakse)

[ VIETNAM ]
Bulis buto buto ; Saito & Inayoshi,2018 : 37, figs.99,♂,♂(Un). (Khanh Hoa)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 2♂.
2020.12.17. 1♂ Y.Inayoshi (YI)
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Khanh Hoa : Nha Trang, 2014.04.30. 1♂ T.Miyagawa (KS)
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lam Dong : Bao Lam, 2015.01.--. 1♂ V.Dan (KS)
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The record in Thailand was known only one male (25.ii.1999, Ubon Ratchathani. S.Yamaguchi & T.Aoki). Recently in 2020, it is found in Chiang Mai province.
The butterfly is locally uncommon in montane forest at moderate elevations.

Literature

de Nicéville, 1895 : On new and little-known Butterflies from the Indo-Malayan Region.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 9(3):259-321, pl.N-Q ; (4):366-410.

2006.12.06 - 2021.02.28.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.