Melanitis phedima ganapati   Fruhstorfer,1908

Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Un. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Un.
♂, 1991.03.--. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. ♀, 1991.09.02. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Un. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Un.
♂, 1991.02.19. Doi Pha Hom Pok, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )
♀, 1991.10.18. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.
Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Un.
♂, 1979.07.11. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )

ON : Melanitis phedima ganapati  Fruhstorfer,1908
OD : Ent. Zeit. 22(20):80.
TL : Tonkin ; Annam ; Tenasserim. (Syntypes 16♂♀)




Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.
Melanitis phedima ganapati map

Synonym

Melanitis phedima ganapati f.aswina  Fruhstorfer,1908 : Ent. Zeit. 22(20):80, fig.  TL. Tonkin ; Annam ; Tenasserim.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (North)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Godfrey,1930 : 254. (Prae: Me Song forest / Kambengpet, West)
Melanitis phedima aswina ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 71-72. (Koon Tarn)
Melanitis phedima abdullae ; Reeves,1967a : 123. (Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Pinratana,1988 : 6, pl.1, fig.2a,♀(dsf),♂(wsf.Un). (Chiang Mai / Nakhon Nayok / Chanthaburi / Rayong)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 21, fig.56♂. (Mukdahan: Ban Na Lak / Ubon Ratchathani: Phu Hin Dang)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 67, fig.108♂. (Umphang: Tha-Sai ; Umphang)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 222, pl.83, fig.S2a,♂(wsf),♂(wsf.Un),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Chanthaburi)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 222, pl.83, fig.N38a,♂(wsf),♂(wsf.Un),♂(dsf),♂(dsf,Un),♀(dsf),♀(dsf,Un). (Chanthaburi)

[ LAOS ]
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 63, pl.80, figs.5♂,6♂(Un),7♀,8♀(Un). (Vang Vieng / Nam Khane / Tha Ngone)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, pl.85, figs.♂(Un),♂(dsf,Un),♂,♀,♂,♀(dsf). (Thakhek / Nam Dhua / Nong Het / Lak Sao / Boung Kuang / Luang Phrabang)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Uémura,2003 : 1, fig.3,map.
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 44. (Namdhua / Thakhek / Laksao)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Uémura,2006 : 1, fig.2,map. (Ban Saleui)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2008b : 54,56, fig.12,♀,♀(Un). (Attapeu: Attapeu ; Ban Sansai ; Katamtok / Champasak: Tad Yuang)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Uémura,2011 : 1. (Central: Phon Si)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 363. (Tonkin / Annam)
Melanitis phedima ganapati f.aswina ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 363. (Tonkin: Than Moi ; Chiem Hoa)
Melanitis ganapati ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 224. (Tonkin)
Melanitis aswina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 224. (Tonkin)
Melanitis phedima f.ganapati ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Annam / Tonkin)
Melanitis phedima f.aswina ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Annam / Tonkin)
Melanitis phedima ganapati f.hib.ganapati ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (North / Central)
Melanitis phedima ganapati f.aest.aswina ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (North / Central)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Ikeda et al.,1999 : 53, fig.4:3♂,4♂(Un), fig.9:17(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 23, pl.1, figs.2a♂(wsf),2b♂(wsf.Un),2c♂(dsf),2d♀(dsf),2e♀(dsf.Un)
  (North: Muong Nhe ; Na Hang ; Tam Dao ; Ba Be ; Ba Vi ; Cuc Phuong / Central: Pu Hoat ; Pu Mat ; Phong Nha ; Kon Cha Rang ; Ngoc Linh ; Kon Ka Kinh / South : Cat Tien ; La Nga ; Nghia Trung)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 28, figs.S-2♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Mae Hong Son, Nam Sakut.      1993.01.29   1♂        P.Sukkit (YI)
 Mae Hong Son.                 1986.11.23   1♂        P.Sukkit (PS)
 Chiang Rai, Chiang Rai.       1988.10.14   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Chiang Mai, Doi Pha Hom Pok.  1991.02.19   1♂        P.Sukkit (PS)
 Chiang Mai, Chiang Dao.       1979.06.23   1♂        P.Sukkit (PS)
 Phrae, Wang Chin.             2012.10.26   1♂        K.Phongpiyamit (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.03.--   1♂  1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.05.--   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.09.02        1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.10.--   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.10.03   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.10.05   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.10.15        1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.10.18        1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.10.26        1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.             1991.12.23        1♀   Local Catcher (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.    1984.03.05   1♂        Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.    1979.07.11   1♂        P.Sukkit (PS)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.    1983.07.13   1♂        Local Catcher (YI)

[ VIETNAM ]
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2003.09.15   1♂  1♀   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2003.09.17        1♀   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2003.09.18   1♂  1♀   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2003.09.20   1♂        K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2002.12.29        1♀   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2002.12.30   1♂  1♀   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.             2003.12.30   1♂        K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dai Duc Me.         2003.09.14   1♂  1♀   K.Saito (KS)

Notes
Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1908 : Monographische revision der Gattung Melanitis.
Ent. Zeit. 22(20):80.

1998.12.04 - 2013.01.31.