Hypolycaena erylus teatus  Fruhstorfer,[1912]

Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♂ Up. Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♂ Un. Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♀ Up. Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Satun, Thailand.
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♂ Up. Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♂ Un. Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♀ Up. Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♀ Un.
♂, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Hypolycaena erylus teatus Fruhstorfer,[1912]
OD : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):238.
TL : N.Borneo.



Distribution : P.Thailand (Ranong and Southward), W.Malaysia,
Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra, Sipora, Siberut, Bangka.
teatus map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Hypolycaena erylus himavantus ; Godfrey,1931 : 196. (Ko Tao)
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ; Pinratana,1981 : 141, pl.24, figs.18♀,19♀(Un). (Nakhon Sri Thammarat / Ranong / Trang)
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ; Seki,1986 : 20. (Ranong)
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 700, pl.320, figs.L387b,♂,♂(Un),♀(Malaysia),♀(Malaysia,Un). (Koh Samui)
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies, figs. (Koh Samui)
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 744, pl.341, figs.L409b,♂,♂(Un),♀(Malaysia),♀(Malaysia,Un). (Koh Samui / Surat Thani)
Hypolycaena erylus teatus ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 128, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khlong Naka / Phuket / Sonkla / Ka Chong / Tarutao Is / Nam Tok Saikhao / Than To WF)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 3♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂ 2♀ (incl.photo & photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Narathiwat : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in montane forest and secondary forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.10m - 300m).

Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1912] :
Uebersicht der Lycaeniden des Indo-Australischen Gebiets. Begrundet auf die Ausbeute und die Sammlung des Autors.
Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):197-272, 4 figs.

Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♂ Hypolycaena erylus teatus ♀
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

1999.07.21 - 2020.06.30.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.