Hypolycaena balua gabrieli  (Corbet,1938)

Hypolycaena balua gabrieli ♂ Up. Hypolycaena balua gabrieli ♂ Un. Hypolycaena balua gabrieli ♀ Up. Hypolycaena balua gabrieli ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Chliaria tora gabrieli Corbet,1938
OD : J. Fed. Malay St. Mus. 18(2):255.
TL : Bukit Tangga, Malay Pen. (♀, in coll. Corbet)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Ranong and southward), W.Malaysia.

Type Material Information

Holotype ♀, 1931.iii.1. Bukit Tangga, Negri Sembilan, Malay Peninsula. A.S.Corbet (in coll. Corbet)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
"Chliaria balua gabrieli ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 702, pl.320, fig.L388,♂(Malaysia)."
Hypolycaena balua gabrieli ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 748, pl.342, figs.L413,♂(Malaysia),♀,♀(Un). ("Koh Tarutao" / Ranong)
Hypolycaena balua gabrieli ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 129. (by literature)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is rare in lowland primary forest and is found along a stream in the forest (alt.50m). Hitherto only three specimens are known in Thailand.

Literature

Corbet, A.S.1938 : Observations on certain Species of Rhopalocera from the Malay Peninsula.
J. fed. Malay St. Mus. 18(2):242-262.

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