Elymnias nesaea timandra  Wallace,1869

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♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
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♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand. ♀, Lampang, Thailand.
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♂, Phong Saly, Laos. ♀, Phong Saly, Laos.
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♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
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♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♂, Xaignabouri, Laos.

ON : Elymnias timandra Wallace,1869
OD : Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1869:326.
TL : Sylhet ; Moulmein. (NHML)




Distribution : Sikkim to N.Myanmar, N.Thailand,
Laos, Vietnam, Yunnan.
Elymnias nesaea timandra map


Synonym

Elymnias nesaea cortona Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:379. TL. Tenasserim, Burma. (NHML)


Type Materials Information

timandra ; ♂, Type (red), Rh6233, Shilet. (NHML. examined.) ; ♀, Type (red), Moulmein. (NHML. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (N)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Godfrey,1930 : 256. (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Pinratana,1988 : 9, pl.6, fig.9a,♂,♀. (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 232, pl.88, fig.S9a,♂,♀. (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 232, pl.88, fig.N45a,♂,♀. (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂(Un). (Chiang Mai)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 164, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Tha Ton / Bang Salok)

[ LAOS ]
Elymnias nesaea f.timandra ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Vientine)
Elymnias nesaea f.cortona ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Luang-Prabang / Vientiane / Pak-Lung)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 64, pl.82, figs.3♂,4♂(Un). (Vientiane / Luang Prabang / Tha Ngone)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, pl.86, figs.♂,♀,♀. (Xiang Khouang / Xam Neua / Vientiane)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Uémura,2003 : 2, fig.10,map.
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Uémura,2006 : 2, fig.6,map. (Vientiane / Nha Hin Pass)
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 48.

[ VIETNAM ]
Elymnias nesaea timandra ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 28, figs.S-4♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)


Specimens Examined

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

Chiang Mai : 7♂ 3♀ (incl.photo) ; Fang dist ; Chiang Dao dist ; Doi Saket dist ; Chiang Mai dist ; Chom Thong dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 2♂ 1♀ (incl.photo) ; Ban Pamiang dist ; Chae Hom dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchabun : 1♂ ; Khao Kho dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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

Phong Saly : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Xaignabouri : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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


Notes
In flight, it is quite similar to Parantica aglea (Danainae).

Literature

Wallace, A.R.,1869 : Notes on Eastern Butterflies ; (continued).
Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 17(4):321-349.

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 nesaea timandra ♂ Elymnias nesaea timandra ♀
♂, Lampang, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Elymnias nesaea timandra ♂ Elymnias nesaea timandra ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Elymnias nesaea timandra ♂
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand.

1998.12.09 - 2018.09.30.