Abisara fylla  (Westwood,[1851])

Abisara fylla ♂ Up. Abisara fylla ♂ Un. Abisara fylla ♀ Up. Abisara fylla ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Abisara fylla ♂ Up. Abisara fylla ♂ Un. Abisara fylla ♀ Up. Abisara fylla ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

ON : Taxila fylla Westwood,[1851]
OD : in Doubleday, Gen. diurn. Lep. (2):422, pl.69, fig.3,♂.
TL : Nepaul ; Sylhet ; Northern India. (NHML)
Distribution : Kumaon, Kashmir, Sikkim, Bhutan, Assam,
Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, C. to S.Vietnam.
Abisara fylla map

Synonyms

Abisara fylla fyllaria Fruhstorfer,1914 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:780, pl.139c. TL. Sikkim ; Assam ; Bhutan.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Abisara fylla fylla ; Godfrey,1927 : 125. (N)
Abisara fylla fylla ; Godfrey,1930 : 306. (Doi Chang; "Prae: Me Song forest"; Chiang Mai)
Abisara fylla ; Pinratana,1988 : 42, pl.38, figs.9,♂,♀,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Abisara fylla fylla ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 65, fig.59,♀. (Umphang: Tha-Sai)
Abisara fylla ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 508, pl.228, figs.R9,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Abisara fylla fylla ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 520, pl.233, figs.L9,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Saket)
Abisara fylla ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 19, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok; Doi Phui; Doi Suthep; Doi Inthanon)
Abisara fylla fylla ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs., Early Stages. (Chiang Mai) (accessed: 2021.08.05)

[ LAOS ]
Abisara fylla fylla ; Masui & Uehara,1997 : 6, pl.2, fig.11,♂,♂(Un). (Oudomxay)
Abisara fylla fylla ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 ; 213, pl.104, figs.♂,♀. (Lak Sao; Vang Vieng)
Abisara fylla fylla ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 50.

[ VIETNAM ]
"Abisara fylla ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 235. (Tonkin)"
"Abisara fylla fylla ; Metaye,1957 : 92. (N)"
Abisara fylla ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 42. (Thua Thien Hue: Nam Dong; A Luoi; Bach Ma)
Abisara fylla magdala ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 36, figs.R-4,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Gung Re)
Abisara fylla magdala ; Callaghan,2009 : 76-77, figs.39,♂,♂(Un). (in part). (C: Ba Na / S: Nha Trang)
Abisara fylla ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 41. (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 3♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 17♂ 9♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 4♂ 2♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 4♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Oudomxai : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Xiang Khouang : 1♂ 1♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Luang Prabang : Chamrong. 1♂ (photo by H.Onodeara).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common in montane forest at moderate to high elevations (alt.1100m - 1600m). Male makes a territory on the shrubs and trees.

Literature

Westwood, J.O.,1850-1852 : In Doubleday et al., The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera.
vol.2 : ii + pp.251-534, pls.31-80,54. London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1914 : 7. Familie: Erycinidae, B. Unterfamilie: Riodinini in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9
777-784. (19.May.1914)

Abisara fylla ♂ Abisara fylla ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Lampang, Thailand.
Abisara fylla ♀ Abisara fylla ♀
♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Lampang, Thailand.


Y.Inayoshi & K.Saito, 2009.07.31- 2021.08.31.

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