Elymnias penanga chelensis  de Nicéville,1890

Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Un. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♀ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♀ Un.
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Un. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♀ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Phuket, Thailand.
Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Un. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♂, Ranong, Thailand.
Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Un. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♀ Up. Elymnias penanga chelensis ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Elymnias chelensis de Nicéville,1890
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 5(3):200-202. pl.D, fig.3(♂).
TL : Khasi Hills. (Syntypes 2♂ Chelapunji, Khasi Hills.)




Distribution : Assam to Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam. [? Laos.]
Elymnias penanga chelensis map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Godfrey,1932a : 267. (Peninsula)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Reeves,1967a : 123. (Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Pinratana,1988 : 10, pl.8, fig.12a,♂,♀(f.hislopi). (Nakhon Nayok)
Elymnias penanga penanga ; Pinratana,1988 : 10, pl.8, fig.12b,♂,♀. (Ranong / Phuket) (in part)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 236, pl.90, fig.S13a,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Khao Yai / Phu Khieo)
Elymnias penanga penanga ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.90, fig.S13b,♀,♀(Un). (in part)
Elymnias penanga penanga ; Uémura,2010 : 2. (Khao Poh Ta)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 236, pl.90, fig.N49a,♂,♂(Un),♀. (Khao Yai / Phu Khieo)
Elymnias penanga penanga ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : pl.90, fig.N49b,♀,♀(Un). (in part)
Elymnias penanga penanga ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 166, fig.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khao Yai / Nakohn Nayok)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig.♂(Un). (Phetchabun)
Elymnias penanga penanga ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 166. (Khlong Naka) (in part)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Wei et al.,2017 ; 94, fig.4, L,♂ (Ranong)

[ LAOS ]
Elymnias penanga f.chelensis ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 31. (Vientiane)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 210, not fig.. (List up only.)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Uémura,2003 : 2, fig.9 map.
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 ; 48.

[ VIETNAM ]
Elymnias penanga ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2003 : 82. (C: Huong Son)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 34, pl.5, figs.3a♂,3b♂(Un). (C: Huong Son / S: Nghia Trung)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2007c : 39, figs.S-52♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri / Dong Nai: Thac Mai)
Elymnias penanga chelensis ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 ; 21. (C: Ha Tinh to Lam Dong / S: Dong Nai)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Phetchabun : 2♂ ; Khao Kho dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Nayok : 2♂ (photo by M.Hayashi) ; Nakhon Nayok dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 10♂ 1♀ ; Suk Samran dist.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phuket : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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


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

Literature

de Nicéville, C.L.A.,1890 : On new and little-known butterflies from the Indian region,
with description of three New genera of Hesperidae.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 5(3):199-225, pls.D,E.

Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂
♂, Phetchabun, Thailand. ♂, Phetchabun, Thailand.
Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂ Elymnias penanga chelensis ♂
♂, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand. (photo by M.Hayashi) ♂, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand. (photo by M.Hayashi)

1998.12.10 - 2018.09.30.