Melanitis phedima ganapati  Fruhstorfer,1908

Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Un. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Un. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Up. Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂ Un.
♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand.

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. (N)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Godfrey,1930 : 254. (Prae: Me Song forest / Kambengpet)
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), pl.84,[ fig.S3a, ♀(dsf),♀(dsf,Un)]. (Chanthaburi)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.84, fig.S3a, ♀(dsf),♀(dsf,Un). (in part)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.84, fig.S3b, ♀(dsf),♀(dsf,Un). (in part)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 222, pl.83, fig.N38a,♂(wsf),♂(wsf.Un),♂(dsf),♂(dsf,Un),♀(dsf),♀(dsf,Un). (Chanthaburi)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 157, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Par Hom Pok / Chiang Dao / Doi Suthep / Maethro / Khun Lao Villege / Phu Khiewo / Kao Yai / Nakohn Nayok / Wang Keo / Pliewn WF / Kratching WF / Kao Saverb / Kao Soi Dao / Kaper WF)

[ 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. (C: 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. (N / C)
Melanitis phedima ganapati f.aest.aswina ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (N / C)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Ikeda et al.,1999 : 53, fig.4:3♂,4♂(Un), fig.9:17(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Melanitis phedima ; Lien,2003 : 57. (Phu Quoc)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Hao et al.,2004 : 3, 43, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 23, pl.1, figs.2a♂(wsf),2b♂(wsf.Un),2c♂(dsf),2d♀(dsf),2e♀(dsf.Un) (N: Muong Nhe ; Na Hang ; Tam Dao ; Ba Be ; Ba Vi ; Cuc Phuong / C: 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)
Melanitis phedima ganapati ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 20. (N / C / S)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 2♂ ; Mae Hong Son dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Rai : 1♂ ; Chiang Rai dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 3♂ (incl.photo) ; Fang dist ; Chiang Dao dist ; Chom Thong dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 1♂ ; Wang Chin dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 5♂ 5♀ ; Pua dits.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 3♂ ; Soi Dao dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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

Bolikhamxai : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera) ; Nahin.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Vientiane : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera) ; Vang Vieng.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 6♂ 5♀ ; Bao Loc dist ; Bao Loc dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

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

Melanitis phedima ganapati ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1998.12.04 - 2018.09.30.