Lamproptera meges virescens   (Butler,[1870])

Lamproptera meges virescens ♂ Up. Lamproptera meges virescens ♂ Un. Lamproptera meges virescens ♀ Up. Lamproptera meges virescens ♀ Un.
♂, 1995.03.17. Umphang, Tak, Thailand. ♀, 1991.07.05. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.

ON : Leptocircus virescens  Butler,[1870]
OD : Cat. diurn. Lep. Fabricius Br. Mus. :259.
TL : Moulmein. (BMNH)



Distribution :
Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, N.Vietnam, Hainan,
Langkawi, W.Malaysia. [Singapore.]
Lamproptera meges virescens Map

Synonym

Leptocircus meges pallidus  Fruhstorfer,1909 : Soc. ent. 24(9):68.  TL. Tonkin. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

virescens ; ♂, Type (red), Moulmein. (BMNH. examined.)
pallidus ;
♂, Type HT (red), Chiem-Hoa, Central Tonkin. Aug.Sept. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.) ;
♂, Para-type (yellow), Chiem-Hoa, Central Tonkin. Aug.Sept. H.Fruhstorfer (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Jordan,1908-1909 : 108. (Siam)
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Pendlebury,1923 : 25. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram, Lan Saka)
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Godfrey,1927 : 120. (North)
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Godfrey,1930 : 220. (Prae / Nakhon Sri Thammarat)
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Godfrey,1932a : 264. (Peninsula)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Pinratana,1977 : 64, fig.P58,♂,♂(Un). (all over)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Pinratana,1992 : 38,47, pl.52, fig.64,♂. (Chiang Mai / Kanchanaburi / Phitsanulok / Tak / Yala)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 64, fig.45♀. (Umphang: Tha Sai)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 122, pl.34, fig.P73a,♂ ; fig.P72,♂[♀],♂[♀](Un), as curius curius ] . (Wiang Pa Pao)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 141, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Doi Suthep / Thung Saleng Luang / Mae Sohd / Doi Musso / Thung Yai / Sai York Noi / Khlong Naka / Than To WF)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 122, pl.34, fig.P70a,♂. (Wiang Pa Pao)

[ LAOS ]
Leptocircus meges f.virescens ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 16. (Laos)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 48, col.pl.11,♂ ; pl.14, figs.7♂,8♂(Un). (Vientiane / Nam Moh / Luang Prabang / Hat Pho / Nam Ngum Dam)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 201, pl.23, fig.♂. (Thabok)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 39. (Thabok / Namdhua / Thabeng / Thakhek / Nhahin)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Cotton & Racheli,[2007] : 296-297. (Thabok / Hinboun / Lak Sao)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Onodera,2009b : 39-40. (Bolikhamxai: Thabok)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 42.

[ VIETNAM ]
Leptocircus meges ; Joannis,1901 : 335. (Tonkin: Cao Bang)
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Jordan,1908-1909 : 108. (Tonkin ; Annam)
Leptocircus meges f.virescens ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 16. (Tonkin)
Leptocircus meges virescens ; Metaye,1957 : 84. (North / Central)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Ikeda et al.,1998 : 17, figs.5:18♀,19♂,20♂(Un), 10:24(♂genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Shinkai,1999 : 64. (North: Tam Dao)
Lamproptera meges virescens ; Monastyrskii,2007 : 99, pl.31, fig.4♂. (throughout the country)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son, Ban Ten Doi.
1992.01.30
1♂


R.Phongpiyamit (YI)
Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Plachat.
1984.03.12
2♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.
1987.01.29
6♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.
1983.03.07
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.
1983.04.03
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.
1987.02.01


1♀
Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.
1983.03.04
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.
1983.03.05
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.
1985.08.16
1♂


Y.Shiraishi (YI)
Lampang, Mae Mo.
1991.09.--


1♀
Local Catcher (MN)
Phrae, Wang Chin.
2012.10.26
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.06.--
1♂
1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.07.--


1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Nan, Doi Phu Kha.
1991.07.05


1♀
Local Catcher (YI)
Tak, Umphang.
1995.03.17
1♂


M.Nishimura (MN)
Tak, Umphang.
1994.03.19
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Ranong, Khlong Naka.
1983.03.20
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Ranong, Khlong Naka.
1983.04.11
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Ranong, Muang Chone.
1988.03.30
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)
Ranong, Muang Chone.
1987.04.16
2♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)

[ LAOS ]
Thabok, Tad Leuk.
2005.02.26-03.11
11♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.02.26-03.11
3♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.06.14
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.06.23
2♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.06.29
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Thabok, Tad Xai.
2005.08.08-08.09
11♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Kham.
2005.02.26-03.11
1♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Ngun.
2005.06.22
2♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Hinboun, Koun Ngun.
2005.08.02-08.03
2♂


A.M.Cotton (AC)
Cham Pasak, Paksong.
1996.03.28
1♂


Y.Inayoshi (YI)


Notes
Literature

Butler, A.G.,[1870] : Catalogueof diurnal Lepidoptera described by Fabricius in the collection of the British Museum.
British Museum, Londln : v + 303pp, 3 pls.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1909 : Neue Leptocircus - Rassen.
Soc. ent. 24(9):68 ; 24(10):76.

1996.10.08 - 2014.08.02.