Elymnias saueri  Distant,1882

Elymnias saueri ♂ Up. Elymnias saueri ♂ Un. Elymnias saueri ♀ Up. Elymnias saueri ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Elymnias saueri ♂ Up. Elymnias saueri ♂ Un. Elymnias saueri ♂ Up. Elymnias saueri ♂ Un.
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂, Phetchabun, Thailand.

ON : Elymnias saueri Distant,1882
OD : Rhop. malayana : 65-66, pl.9, fig.3(♂).
TL : Province Wellesley, Malay Pen.




Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam,
Langkawi, W.Malaysia.
Elymnias saueri map

Type Material Information

Syntype ♂, Province Wellesley, Malay Peninsula.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias malelas saueri ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 381. (Siam)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Pinratana,1988 : 10, pl.8, fig.11,♂. (Trang)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 234, pl.89, fig.S11,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong / Thung Salaeng Luang)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Uémura,2010 : 2.
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 234, pl.89, fig.N47,♂,♂(Un). (Ranong / Thung Salaeng Luang)
Elymnias saueri ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Phetchabun)
Elymnias saueri ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 165, fig.♀,♀(Un). (Ban Tung Tong)
Elymnias saueri ; Wei et al.,2017 ; 104, fig.14, E,♂ (Phetchabun)

[ LAOS ]
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 64, not fig. (Vang Vieng)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, pl.87, figs.♀,♀(Un). (Vang Vieng / Thateng)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Uémura,2003 : 2, fig.8 map.
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Uémura,2011 : 1. (C: Nahin Pass)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 48.

[ VIETNAM ]
Elynmias casiphone saueri ; Hao et al.,2004 : 3, 45, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Ikeda et al.,1999 : 53, fig.4:7♂,8♂(Un), fig.9:19(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 32-33, pl.5, figs.1a♂,1b♂(Un). (N: Ba Be ; Cuc Phuong / C: Bu Huong)
Elymnias casiphone saueri ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 28, figs.S-6♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Dai Duc Me)
Elymnias saueri ; Araya & Saito,2014 ; 17, fig.26,♂,♂(Un),27,♀,♀(Un). (Lam Dong: Dai Duc Me ; Di Lihn)
Elymnias saueri ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 20. (N: Bac Can ; Ninh Binh / C: Nghe An to Lam Dong)
Elymnias saueri ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 40, 48, fig.33,♂[♀],♂[♀](Un). (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchabun : 2♂ (incl.photo by S.Sophonviwatkul).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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


Literature

Distant, W.L.,1882-1886 : Rhopalocera Malayana : a Description of the Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula.
London, Author, Penang, Logan : xvi+482+[4]pp, 46 pls.

Araya, A. & K.Saito,2014 : A revision of Elymnias kamara Moore and Elymnias casiphone Geyer
Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 67:12-24.

Elymnias saueri ♂
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. (photo by S.Sophonviwatkul)

1998.12.10 - 2018.09.30.