Melanitis zitenius auletes  Fruhstorfer,1908

Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Up. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Un. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♀ Up. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.
Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Up. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Un. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♀ Up. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Up. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Un. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Up. Melanitis zitenius auletes ♂ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♂, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Melanitis zitenius auletes Fruhstorfer,1908
OD : Ent. Zeit. 22(21):83.
TL : Chiem-Hoa, Tonkin. (♀)




Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, W.Malaysia.
Melanitis zitenius auletes map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Melanitis zitenius ssp. ; Godfrey,1916 : 122. (Sriracha)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (N)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Godfrey,1930 : 254. (Prae: Me Song forest / Chonburi: Sriracha / W: Klong Suan Mak)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Pinratana,1988 : 7, pl.2, fig.3a,♀(wsf),♂(Un). (Chiang Mai / Ratchaburi / Kanchanaburi / Chanthaburi)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Pinratana,1988 : 7, pl.2, fig.3b,♀,♀(Un). (Surat Thani)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 67, fig.109♂. (Umphang: Tha-Sai)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 48, fig.82♀. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 224, pl.84, fig.S3a,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 224, pl.84, fig.S3b,♀,♀(Un). (in part)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Uémura,2010 : 1.
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 224, pl.84, fig.N39,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9, 18, photo.19♂,21♀. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Melanitis zitenius zitenius ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9, 18, photo.20♂,22♀. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs.♀(Un),♂(Un),♂,♂(Un), Early Stages. (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi / Sa Kaeo)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 157, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Phu Khiewo / Kao Soi Dao / Erawan WF / Khlong Naka)

[ LAOS ]
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 63, col.pl.14,fig.♂ ; pl.81, figs.1♂,2♂(Un),3♀[♂],4♀[♂](Un). (Nam Khane)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, pl.86, figs.♂,♀,♂(dsf),♀(dsf). (Boung Kuang / Vang Vieng / Vientiane)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Uémura,2003 : 1, fig.4,map.
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Uémura,2006 : 1, fig.3,map. (Phou Phanang)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Uémura,2011 : 1. (C: Namkata)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 366. (Tonkin: Chiem Hoa)
Melanitis zitenius ssp. ; Godfrey,1919 : 466. (S: Daban)
Melanitis auletes ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 224. (Tonkin)
Melanitis zitenius f.auletes ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Tonkin: Chiem-Hoa / Annam: Muong-Sen)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (N)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 24, pl.2, figs.1a♂(dsf),1b♂(dsf.Un),1c♀. (N: Muong Nhe ; Ba Be ; Ba Vi / C: Kon Ka Kinh ; Kon Cha Rang ; Hon Ba ; Cat Tien / S: Nghia Trung)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 28, figs.S-3♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Gung Re / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 20. (N / C / S)
Melanitis zitenius auletes ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 40. (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂ 2♀ ; Mae Hong Son dist ; Pai dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 1♀ ; Chiang Mai dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 1♂ ; Wang Chin dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 2♂ ; Pua dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 2♂ 1♀ ; Soi Dao dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 7♂ 7♀ ; Suk Samran dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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

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


[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 2♂ 1♀ ; Bao Loc dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1908 : Monographische revision der Gattung Melanitis.
Ent. Zeit. 22(21):82-84.

1998.12.04 - 2018.09.30.