Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis   Fruhstorfer,1902

Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♀ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♀ Un.
♂, 1992.03.25. Chaiyaphum, Thailand. ♀, 1980.12.26. Huey Sat Yai, Prachuap Kirikan, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Un.
♂, 1985.08.14. Bangkok, Thonburi, Thailand. ♂, 1982.06.15. Wang Ta Krai, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Un. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Un.
♂, 1980.04.30. Khao Khiew, Chonburi, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )
♂, 1983.01.15. Khao Soi Dao, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Up. Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ♂ Un.
♂, 1993.03.21. Kaeng Krachan, Phetchaburi, Thailand.

ON : Elymnias undularis meridionalis  Fruhstorfer,1902
OD : Soc. ent. 16(22):169.
TL : Xom-Gom ; Saigon, Sud-Annam. (BMNH)




Distribution : C. & S.E.Thailand, Cambodia, S.Vietnam. (S.Laos ?)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis map


Synonym

Elymnias undularis violetta  Fruhstorfer,1902 : Soc. ent. 16(22):169.  TL. Muok-Lek, Siam. (BMNH)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ‰forma.epixantha  Fruhstorfer,1907 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 20(3):178.  TL. Bangkok.
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis Šforma.orphina  Fruhstorfer,1907 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 20(3):179.  TL. Xom-Gom, Sud-Annam. (BMNH)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta Šf.obfuscata  Riley,1932 : J. nat. Hist. Soc. Siam. Suppl. 8(4):249.  TL. Siam. (BMNH)


Type Materials Information

meridionalis ; 1‰ 1Š, Type (red) Xom-Gom, Sud-Annam, Februar. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)
orphina ; Š, Type (red), Xom-Gom, Sud-Annam, Februar. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)
violetta ; 1‰ 1Š, Type (red), Muoklek, Januar. H.Fruhstorfer. (BMNH. examined.)
obfuscata ; Š, Type HT (red), Sriracha, Siam. 1931.May. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 375. (Muak Lek / Bangkok / Angkor)
Elymnias hypermnestra undularis ; Godfrey,1916 : 122.
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (North)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta f.violetta ; Godfrey,1930 : 255.
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta f.epixantha ; Godfrey,1930 : 255. ([Prae: Me Song forest] / Chonburi: Sriracha / Bangkok / West: Klong Klung)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Godfrey,1930 : 255-256. (Chonburi: Nong Yai Boo)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta Šf.obfuscata ; Godfrey,1932b : 323. (Chonburi: Sriracha)
Elymnias hypermnestra beatrice ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 72. (Chanthaburi: Khao Sabap)
Elymnias hypermnestra beatrice ; Reeves,1966 : 14. (Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Reeves,1966 : 14. (Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai)
Elymnias hypermnestra beatrice ; Reeves,1967a : 123. (Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis  ; Pinratana,1988 : 8, pl.3, fig.4c,‰,Š ; pl.4, fig.4c,Š,Š. ([Chiang Mai] / Bangkok / Chaiyaphum)
Elymnias hypermnestra discrepans ; Pinratana,1988 : 8. not fig. (Nakhon Ratchasima / Chaiyaphum)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 253, fig.69‰. (Ubon Ratchathani: Kaeng Tana)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 21. (Mukdahan: Phu Huay Sing ; Nam Tok Tad Ton ; Nam Tok Kham Cha I ; Ban Lao Kram ; Ban Na Lak / Ubon Ratchathani: Nam Tok Soi Sawan)
Elymnias hypermnestra violetta ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 48. (Mukdahan: Phu Mu / Ubon Ratchathani: Waring Chamrap)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 228, pl.86, fig.S4c,‰,‰(Un),‰,‰,Š,Š. (Phu Khieo)
Elymnias hypermnestra discrepans ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 228, pl.86, fig.S4d,Š,Š(Un). (Wang Nam Khieo)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 226, pl.85, fig.N40c,‰,‰(Un),‰,Š,Š,Š,Š(Un). (Wang Nam Khieo / Phu Khieo) ; pl.84, [fig.40a,Š(Trat),Š(Un,Trat), as Elymnias hypermnestra tinctoria. ]

[ CAMBODIA ]
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Woodfield & Murton,2006 : figs,Š,Š(Un),‰,‰(Un). (Botum Sakor NP.)
Elymnias hypermnestra ; Onodera,2007 : 27, fig.36‰. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kuhlen)

[ VIETNAM ]
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 375. (S.Annam)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis f.orphnia ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 375. (S.Annam)
Elymnias hypermnestra undularis ; Godfrey,1919 : 466. (South: Daban)
Elymnias meridionalis ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 224. (Cochinchine)
Elymnias orphnia ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 225. (Tonkin)
Elymnias hypermnestra f.meridionalis ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (S.Annam)
Elymnias hypermnestra f.undularis ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Cochinchine: Saigon)
Elymnias hypermnestra undularis ; Moulton,1923 : 129. (Pulo Condore)
Elymnias undularis ; Lemee,1950 : 64. (Saigon)
Elymnias hypermnestra undularis ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (Central / South)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (Central / South)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis f.orphnia ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (Central)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 29-31, pl.4, figs.1d‰,1e‰(Un),1fŠ. (Dac Lac ; Lam Dong ; Hon Ba ; Nui Chua ; Tan Phu ; Cat Tien ; Lo Go Sa Mat)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 28, fig.S-8‰,Š. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Bao Loc / Dong Nai: Thac Mai / Bin Thuan: Dong Tien / Ho Chi Minh)
Elymnias hypermnestra meridionalis ; Nihira,2009 : 100. (Phu Quoc)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Chaiyaphum.                      1992.03.25    1‰       Local Catcher (YI)
 Nakhon Nayok, Wang Ta Krai.      1982.06.15    1‰       A.M.Cotton  (YI)
 Thonburi, Bangkok.               1984.02.04    1‰       Y.Shiraishi (YI)
 Thonburi, Bangkok.               1985.08.14    3‰ 2Š   Y.Shiraishi (YI)
 Chonburi, Khao Khiew.            1980.04.30    1‰       P.Sukkit (PS)
 Chanthaburi, Khao Soi Dao.       1983.01.15    1‰       A.M.Cotton (YI)
 Phetchaburi, Kaeng Kra Chan.     1993.03.21    1‰       P.Sukkit (PS)
 Phetchaburi, Kaeng Kra Chan.     1993.03.21    1‰       P.Sukkit (YI)
 Pracuap Khirikan, Huay Set Yai.  1980.12.26        1Š   P.Sukkit (PS)

[ VIETNAM ]
 S.Annam.                                       3‰ 3Š   (BMNH)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.                2004.01.01        2Š   K.Saito (KS)
 Lam Dong, Dambri.                2004.01.02        1Š   K.Saito (KS)

Notes
Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1902 : Elymnias undularis meridionalis nov. subspec. Elymnias undularis violetta nov. subspec.
Soc. ent. 16(22):169.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1907 : Monographie der Elymniinae.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 20(3):157-252.

Riley, N.D.,1932 : Descriptions of New Siamese Rhopalocera.
J. nat. Hist. Soc. Siam. Suppl. 8(4):249-254, 1 pl.

1998.12.09 - 2013.01.31.