Elymnias esaca esaca  (Westwood,1851)

ON : Melanitis esaca Westwood,1851
OD : in Doubleday, Gen. diurn. Lep. (2):405.
TL : "East Indies" [Malacca]. (NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Yala), W.Malaysia, Singapore.


Elymnias godferyi Distant,1883 : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)12:351. TL. Malay Peninsula, Sungei Ujong.
Dyctis esacoides de Nicéville,[1893] : J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 7(3):323-352, pl.H, fig.2(♂). TL. Perak, Malay Peninsula. (♂, NZC)

Type Material Information

esacoides  ; ♂ Type, Perak. (NZC) ; Sheela et al.,2019 : 193, fig.♂,♂(Un).

Records taken from Literature

Elymnias esaca andersonii ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 238, pl.91, fig.S15,♂,♂(Un). (Than To) (in part)
Elymnias esaca andersonii ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 238, pl.91, fig.N51,♂,♂(Un). (Than To) (in part)
Elymnias esaca andersonii ; Wei et al.,2017 ; 91, fig.1, N,♂ (Yala, Than To)
Elymnias esaca esaca ; Wei et al.,2017 ; 92, fig.2, C,♂ (Yala, Than To)


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.

Distant, W.L.,1883 : Contributions to a Knowledge of Malayan Entomology. Part II.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5)12:351-353.

de Nicéville, C.L.A.,[1893] : On new and little-known Butterflies from the Indo-Malayan Region.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 7(3):322-357, pls.H,I,J.

2013.01.31 - 2019.05.31.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.