Bindahara phocides phocides  (Fabricius,1793)

Bindahara phocides phocides ♂ Up. Bindahara phocides phocides ♂ Un. Bindahara phocides phocides ♀ Up. Bindahara phocides phocides ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Bindahara phocides phocides ♂ Up. Bindahara phocides phocides ♂ Un. Bindahara phocides phocides ♀ Up. Bindahara phocides phocides ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

ON : Hesperia phocides Fabricius,1793
OD : Ent. syst. 3(1):282-283.
TL : "Africa" [Thailand]
Distribution : Sikkim to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos,
Vietnam, W.Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo, Sumatra,
Nias, Enggano, Bangka, Palawan.

Synonyms

Sithon phocides var.phocas Staudinger,1889 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 2(1):114-115. TL. Palawan.
Bindahara ines Swinhoe,1911 : in Moore, Lep. Ind. 9:27-28, pl.710, figs.3,3a-b. TL. Andamans.
Bindahara phocides sugriva f.phocidina Fruhstorfer,[1912] : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):244-245. TL. W.Java.
Bindahara phocides collenettei Corbet,1940 : Entomologist. 73:43. TL. Singapore.


Type Materials Information

collenettei  ;
♂, Singapore. 1919.viii.10. C.L. Collenette ; ♀, Singapore. 1922.vi.11. C.L. Collenette.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Bindahara phocides areca ; Godfrey,1916 : 141. (Chonburi: Hup Bon)
Bindahara phocides ines ; Godfrey,1930 : 352. (Chonburi: Hup Bon)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Pinratana,1981 : 147, pl.26, figs.16,♂,17,♀,18,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi / Nakhon Ratchasima / Nakhon Nayok / Trang / Ranong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Seki,1986 : 20. (Ranong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 40, fig.120♂. (Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Chong Na Yoi)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 56. (Mukdahan: Phu Hin Khan ; Phu Huai Sing)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 708, pl.324, figs.L405,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Khao Chong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 754, pl.346, figs.L428,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Khao Chong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies, figs. (Koh Samui)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 136, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Phu Khiewo / Mouk Leck / Nakohn Nayork / Khao Soi Dao / Kratching WF / Kao Khiewo / Khlong Naka / Ka Chong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs., Early Stages. (Nakhon Nayok / Sa Kaeo / Rayong / Chanthaburi / Yala)

[ LAOS ]
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 77, pl.108, figs.B5,♂,B6,♂(Un),B7,♀(Un). (Luang Prabang / Vientiane: Dan Sum)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 219. pl.127, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀. (Vientiane / Pakxe)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 56.

[ VIETNAM ]
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Ikeda et al.,2001 : 55, fig.5:15,♀. (Cuc Phuong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Hao et al.,2004 : 12, 82, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 69, figs.L-150,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me / Dong Nai: Thac Mai)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Nihira,2009 : 101. (Phu Quoc)
Bindahara phocides phocides ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 69. (N: Bac Can / C / S: Dong Nai)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 3♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trat : 3♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 4♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani (Koh Phangan dist.) : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 3♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikhamxai : 1♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Khammouan : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (alt.10m - 600m) and is often found on the hilltops. Male makes a territory on the shrub.

Literature

Fabricius, J.C.,1793 : Entomologia systematica emedata et aucta. secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, adjectis synonymis, locis, observationibus, descriptionibus.
3(1): [iv] + 488 pp. Copenhagen. C.G.Proft.

Staudinger, O.,1889 : Lepidopteren der Insel Palawan.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 2(1):3-180, pls.1,2.

Swinhoe, C.,1911-1912: in Moore, Lepidoptera Indica. vol.IX. Rhopalocera, Family Lycaenidae.
9:1-144,1911 ; 145-278,1912. L.Reeve & Co., London.

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.

Corbet, A.S.,1940 : Revisional notes on Malayan Rhopalocera.
Entomologist 73:39-43.

Bindahara phocides phocides ♂ Bindahara phocides phocides ♀
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Trat, Thailand.

1999.07.21 - 2020.07.31.
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