Appias lalage lalage   (Doubleday,1842)

lalage ♂ Up. lalage ♂ Un. lalage ♀ Up. lalage ♀ Un.
♂, 1984.03.14. Ban Na Plachat, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, 1988.01.13. Doi Suthep, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Pieris lalage  Doubleday,1842
OD : Zool. Miscell. (Gray) (2):76.
TL : Silhet. (BMNH)



Distribution :
N.India to Myanmar, N.Thailand, Laos, S.China.
lalage map

Synonyms

Pieris durvasa  Moore,[1858] : in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. Lep. Ins. East India Co. 1:73-74.  TL. Darjeeling ; Assam.
Catophaga pseudolalaga  Moore,1879 : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):142.  TL. Sikkim.
Hiposcritia argyridina  Butler,1885 : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)16:340-341.  TL. Manipur.
Appias lalage durvasa ab.confluens  Fruhstorfer,1910 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:153.  TL. Sikkim.
Appias lalage mutina  Fruhstorfer,1910 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde. 9:153, pl.59c. TL. N.Vietnam.


Type Materials Information

lalage ; ♀, Type (red), Silhet. (BMNH. examined.)
durvasa ; ♂, Type (red), Darjeeling. (BMNH. examined.)
pseudolalage ; 1♂ 1♀, Type (red), Sikkim. (BMNH. examined.)
argyridina ; ♂, Type (red), Manipur, Valley of Khuona Khong. Fruhstorfer coll. (BMNH. examined.)
confluens ; ♂, Type, Sikkim. Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)
mutina ; 1♂ 1♀, Type, Manson Mts. Apr.-Mai. 2-3,000ft. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Appias lalage argyridina ; Fruhstorfer,1910 : 153. (Siamese Shan States)
Appias lalage argyridina ; Godfrey,1916 : 115. (Siamese Shan States) by literatur Fruhstorfer, Seitz, 9:153.
Appias lalage argyridina ; Godfrey,1930 : 226. (Prae / Chiang Rai / Me Lamoung, West)
Appias lalage lalage ; Pinratana,1983 : 19, pl.15, fig.33,♂,♀. (Chiang Mai / Loei / Chaiyaphum)
Appias lalage lalge ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 154, pl.49, fig.Pi35,♂,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai: Chiang Dao)
Appias lalage lalge ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 159, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Chiang Dao / Doi Suthep / Doi Inthanon / Phu Khiewo)

[ LAOS ]
Appias lalage f.durvasa ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 20. (Laos)
Appias lalage f.argyridina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 20. (Frontiere du Siam)
Appias lalage f.mutina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 20. (Ban Sai)
Appias lalage lalage ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 50, pl.23, figs.3♂,4♂(Un). (Vang Vieng / Phatong)
Appias lalage lalage ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 202, pl.35, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Xam Neua / Oudomxay)
Appias lalage lalage ; Onodera,2009b : 36-37. (Xieng Kouang: Nam Noen / Houaphan: Phu Phan)

[ VIETNAM ]
Appias mutina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 218. (Tonkin)
Appias lalage f.lalage ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 20. (Tonkin: Chapa ; Hagiang)
Appias lalage f.mutina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1921 : 20. (Tonkin)
Appias lalage lalage ; Metaye,1957 : 86. (North)
Appias lalage mutina ; Metaye,1957 : 86. (North)
[ Appias lalage lalage ; Metaye,1958b : 174. (Lam Dong: Col du Da Troun) ]


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Plachat.   1984.03.11    5♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Ban Na Plachat.   1984.03.14    1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Mae Hong Son, Mae Sariang.      1993.03.27    1♂       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Suthep.         1988.03.17        1♀   Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.       1984.04.05    1♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Inthanon.       1984.04.10    2♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Omkoi.              1994.03.13        1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Omkoi.              1994.04.04    1♂       Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Omkoi.              1994.05.01    1♂       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.03.11    2♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.               1991.03.13    2♂       Y.Inayoshi (YI)

Notes
Literature

Doubleday, E.,1842 : Characters of undescribed Lepidoptera.
Zool. Miscell. (J.E.Gray) (2):73-78, 1 cut.

Horsfield, T. & F. Moore,[1858] :
A catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Honourable East-India Company. Vol.1.
London. East India Co.

Moore, F.,1879 : Descriptions of new Asiatic diurnal Lepidoptera.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1879(1):136-144.

Butler, A.G.,1885 : On a collection of Lepidoptera made at Manipur and on the borders of Assam by Dr.George Watt.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)16:298-310, 334-347, pl.8.

1996.10.31 - 2012.01.20.