Meandrusa lachinus helenusoides   Funahashi,2003

Meandrusa lachinus helenusoides ♂ Up. Meandrusa lachinus helenusoides ♂ Un.
♂, 2005.12.31. Dambri, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
( photo by K.Saito )

ON : Meandrusa gyas helenusoides  Funahashi,2003
OD : Wallace 8:3-4, pl.1, fig.1. ♂
TL : ♂, Bao Lac, S.Vietnam. (in Coll. Funahashi)



Distribution : S.Vietnam.
Meandrusa lachinus helenusoides Map

Synonym

Meandrusa sciron dalata  Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2003 : Atalanta (Augst 2003)34(1/2):78-80, pl.V, fig.6.♂,
TL. Bi Doup-Nui Ba Nature Reseerve, 2200m, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

helenusoides :
Holotype ♂,  Bao Lac, alt.900m, S.Vietnam.  1995.Apr.30. A.Shinkai leg. (in Coll. Funahashi)
Paratypes :
1♂, Bao Lac, alt.900m, S.Vietnam. 1995.Apr.30. A.Shinkai leg. (in Coll. Morita)
1♂, Bao Lac, alt.900m, S.Vietnam. 1995.Apr.30. A.Shinkai leg. (in Coll. Itoh)
50♂, near Dalat, alt.1800m, S.Vietnam. 1998.Jun.-Jul. (in Coll. Funahashi)
50♂, near Dalat, alt.1800m, S.Vietnam. 1999.Mar.-Apr. (in Coll. Funahashi)

dalata :
Holotype ♂,  Bi Doup-Nui Ba Nature Reserve, 2200m, Dong Mong dist., Lam Dong, Vietnam.  2002.Apr.16. A.L.Monastyrskii leg. (BMNH)
Paratypes : (BMNH, MNHN, MSU)
3♂ 1♀, Bi Doup-Nui Ba Nature Reserve, 1900-2200m, Lam Dong, Vietnam.  2002.Apr.16-22.
1♀, Blao, Lam Dong, Vietnam. 1960.01.16. R.Metaye leg.


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Meandrusa sciron ; Shinkai,1999 : 59. (South: Bao Lac ; near Dalat)
Meandrusa lachinus helenusoides ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006 : 10, figs.Pa-20♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)
Meandrusa lachinus sukkiti ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 71-72, pl.22, fig.d♀. (Central: Vu Quang; Huong Son)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong, Dambri.
2005.12.31
1♂


K.Saito (KS)
Lam Dong, Loc Tan.
2006.10.06
1♂


K.Saito (KS)


Notes
Literature

Funahashi, A.,2003 : Butterflies of Vietnam part.2
Descriptions of 19 New subspecies of Butterflies from Vietnam.
Wallace 8:3-15, 4 pls.

Monastyrskii, A.L., & A.L. Devyatkin,2003 : New taxa and new records of butterflies from Vietnam, 2 (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera)
Atalanta (Augst 2003)34(1/2):75-109, 5 col.pls.

2006.11.26 - 2014.06.28.