Elymnias patna patna  (Westwood,1851)

Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un. Elymnias patna patna ♀ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand.
Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Up. Elymnias patna patna ♂ Un.
♂, Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♂, Trat, Thailand.

ON : Melanitis patna Westwood,1851
OD : Gen. diurn. Lep. 2:405, pl.68, fig.2(♀).
TL : East India. (NHML)




Distribution : India, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia,
Vietnam, China, Hainan.
Elymnias patna patna map

Synonyms

Melanyias patnoides Moore,1893 : Lep. Ind. 2(19):163, pl.141, fig.2(♂),2a(♂,Un). TL. Burma. (NHML)
Elymnias patna stictica Fruhstorfer,1902 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 14(2):271. TL. Than-Moi, Nordtonkin. (NHML)
Elymnias patna bercovitzi Joicey & Talbot,1921 : Bull. Hill Mus. 1(1):173-174, pl.23, fig.21.♂. TL. Five Finger Mountains, Hainan. (NHML)


Type Materials Information

patna ; ♀, Type (red), Rh5055, Shilet. (NHML. examined.)
patnoides ; ♂, Cotype (yellow), Rh5056, East Pegu, 4000ft. Mar-Apr.1890. Doherty. Elwes Coll. (NHML. examined.)
stictica ; 1♂ 1♀, Type (red), Than-Moi, Tonkin. Juni-Juli. Fruhstorfer. (NHML. examined.)
bercovitzi ; ♂, Type HT (red), Hainan, Five Finger Mts. Jun.20. W.Young Chun. (NHML. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias patna patna ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (N)
Elymnias patna patna ; Godfrey,1930 : 255. (Chiang Rai)
Elymnias patna patna ; Davidson & Macbeth,1938 : 72. (Chanthaburi: Khao Sabap)
Elymnias patna patnoides ; Pinratana,1988 : 9, pl.5, fig.8a,♂. (Chiang Mai / Chanthaburi)
Elymnias patna patna ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 228, pl.87, fig.S8a,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias patna patna ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 230, pl.87, fig.S8b,♂,♂(Un). (Chanthaburi / Doi Phu Kha)
Elymnias patna patnoides ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 230, pl.87, fig.N44a,♂,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias patna patna ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 230, pl.87, fig.N44b,♂,♂(Un). (Chanthaburi / Doi Phu Kha)
Elymnias patna patna ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs, Early Stages. (Phetchabun / Nakhon Nayok)
Elymnias patna patnoides ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 163, fig.♂,♂(Un). (Doi Suthep)
Elymnias patna stictica ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 163-164, fig.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khao Yai / Pon Nam Ron)

[ LAOS ]
Elymnias patna patna ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, pl.87, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Lak Sao)
Elymnias patna patna ; Uémura,2003 : 1, fig.5 map.
Elymnias patna patna ; Uémura,2011 : 1. (C: Nahin Pass ; Nakhai to Lak Sao 20km)
Elymnias patna patna ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 48.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Elymnias patna patna ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 128. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Elymnias patna patna ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 374. (Tonkin)
Elymnias patna ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 224. (Tonkin)
Elymnias stictica ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1919 : 224. (Tonkin)
Elymnias patna f.stictica ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Tonkin)
Elymnias patna patna ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (North)
Elymnias patna patna ; Hao et al.,2004 : 3, 44, figs.♀[♂],♀[♂](Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Elymnias patna patna ; Ikeda et al.,1999 : 53, fig.4:9♂,10♂(Un),11♀, fig.9:20(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Elymnias patna patna ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 13-14, pl.3, figs.1a♂,1b♂(Un). (N: Ba Be ; Cuc Phuoug ; Tam Dao / C: Xuan Lien ; Pu Mat ; Vu Quang ; Phon Dien ; Phong Nha ; Kon Ka Kinh ; Kon Plong ; Ngoc Linh ; Cat Tien / S: Da Teh)
Elymnias patna patna ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 28, figs.S-5♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Gung Re)
Elymnias patna patna ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 40. (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai : 9♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchabun : 3♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Nayok : 3♂ 2♀ (photo by M.Hayashi & S.Sophonviwatkul).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 7♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trat (Koh Chang dist.) : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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


[ VIETNAM ]
Hagiang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Vinh Phuc : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lam Dong : 5♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
This species is good mimic to Euploea mulciber (Danainae).

Literature

Westwood, J.O.,1850-1852 : In Doubleday et al., The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera.
vol.2 : ii + pp.251-534, pls.31-80,54. London, Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans.

Moore, F.,1890-1892 : Lepidoptera Indica. vol.I. Rhopalocera, Family Nymphalidae.
1:1-192, 1890 ; 193-176, 1891 ; 177-310, 1892. L.Reeve & Co., London.

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1902] : Neue und seltene Lepidopteren aus Annam und Tonkin und dem malayischen Archipel.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 14(2):265-276, pl.5.

Joicey, J.J. & G. Talbot,1921 : Descriptions of new forms of Lepidoptera from the island of Hainan.
Bull. Hill Mus. 1(1):167-177, pls.19-24.

Wei, C-H., D.Lohman, D.Peggie & S-H.Yen.,2017 : An illustrated checklist of the genus Elymnias Hubner,1818 (Nymphalidae, Satyrinae).
Zookeys 676:47-152.

Elymnias patna patna ♂ Elymnias patna patna ♂
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♂, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand. (photo by M.Hayashi)
Elymnias patna patna ♂ Elymnias patna patna ♀
♂, Chaiyaphum, Thailand. ♀, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand. (photo by M.Hayashi)

1998.12.09 - 2018.11.30.