Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria  Moore,[1879]

Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Un.
♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Un.
♂, Surat Thani (Koh Phangan), Thailand. ♀, Surat Thani (Koh Phangan), Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Un.
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂, Bangkok, Thailand.

ON : Elymnias tinctoria Moore,[1879]
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878:826.
TL : Meetan ; Moolai, Tenasserim. (NHML)




Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, N.Laos.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria map

Synonym

Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♀f.paraleuca Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:375. TL. Burma. (NHML)


Type Materials Information

tinctoria ;
♂, Type (red), Rh5060, Moolai. (NHML. examined.) ; ♀, Type (red), Rh5061, Meetan, 3000ft. Apr. (NHML. examined.)
paraleuca ; ♀, Type (red), Tenasserim. Fruhstorfer. (NHML. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias hypermnestra undularis ; Godfrey,1916 : 122.
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (N)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta f.epixantha ; Godfrey,1930 : 255. (Prae: Me Song forest / Bangkok / W: Klong Klung) (in part)
[ Elymnias hypermnestra discrepans ; Godfrey,1930 : 256. (P: Bangnara) ]
[ Elymnias hypermnestra discrepans ; Godfrey,1932a : 267. (Peninsula) ]
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Pinratana,1988 : 8, pl.3, fig.4a,♂,♀,♂,♀(var.epixantha). (Ranong / Trang / Songkhla / Yala)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Pinratana,1988 : 8. (Chiang Mai / Bangkok) (in part)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 67, figs.110♂,111♀. (Umphang: Tha-Sai ; Umphang)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 48, fig.83♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 226, pl.85, fig.S4a,♀(f.paraleuca),♀. (Bangkok)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies. figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Koh Samui / Koh Phangan)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 226, pl.84, fig.N40a,♂(Malaysia),♂(Un,Malaysia)♀(f.paraleuca),♀(Than To). (in part) (Bangkok) (in part)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 161-162, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Dao / Doi Suthep / Ban Salok / Thung Saleng Luang / Bangkok / Mae Sohd / Khlong Tariew / Erawan WF / Ka Chong / Sonkhla / Haadjai / Than To WF)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Wei et al.,2017 ; 96, fig.6, C,♂(Bangkok), D,♀(Bangkok) ; 97, fig.7, D,♂(Chiang Mai)

[ LAOS ]
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 63, col.pl.14,♀ ; pl.81, figs.5♂,6♂(Un). (Luang Prabang)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, pl.88, fig.♀. (Luang Phrabang)
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 48.


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 5♂ ; Mae Hong Son dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Rai : 1♀ ; Wiang Pa Pao dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 7♂ 3♀ (incl.photo) ; Fang dist ; Chiang Mai dist ; San Sai dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 2♂ 2♀ ; Wang Chin dist ; Long dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 4♂ 2♀ (incl.photo) ; Pua dist ; Song Khwae dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂ ; Umphang dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Kanchanaburi : 2♂ ; Sai Yok dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Bangkok : 4♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Surat Thani : 3♂ 1♀ ; Koh Phangan dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 5♂ 1♀ (incl.photo) ; Than To dist ; Betong dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Female specimen in Yala seems to be a transition between ssp.tinctoria and ssp.agina. Godfrey,1930,1932 reported discrepans in Bangnara, which might be this form.

Literature

Moore, F.,[1879] :
A list of the lepidopterous insects collected by Mr.Ossian Limborg in upper Tenasserim, with descriptions of new species.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):821-859, 3 pls.

Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Nan, Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂ Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria ♂
♂, Surat Thani (Koh Phangan), Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.

1998.12.04 - 2018.09.30.