Elymnias esaca andersonii   (Moore,1886)

Elymnias esaca andersonii ♂ Up. Elymnias esaca andersonii ♂ Un. Elymnias esaca andersonii ♀ Up. Elymnias esaca andersonii ♀ Un.
♂, 1995.03.--. Kapoe, Ranong, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )
♀, 1984.03.27. Muang Chone, Ranong, Thailand.
Elymnias esaca andersonii ♀ Up. Elymnias esaca andersonii ♀ Un. Elymnias esaca andersonii ♀ Up. Elymnias esaca andersonii ♀ Un.
♀, 1995.03.08. Kapoe, Ranong, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )
♀, 1995.03.08. Kapoe, Ranong, Thailand.
( photo by P.Sukkit )

ON : Dyctis andersonii  Moore,1886
OD : J. linn. Soc. Lond., Zool. 21(126):33, pl.3, fig.5(♂).
TL : Minthantoung, Mergui.




Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand.
Elymnias esaca andersonii map


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Elymnias esaca andersonii ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 238, pl.91, fig.S15,♀,♀(Un). (Ranong)
Elymnias esaca andersonii ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 238, pl.91, fig.N51,♀,♀(Un). (Ranong)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Ranong, Kapoe.                    1995.03.--   1♂      P.Sukkit (PS)
 Ranong, Kapoe.                    1995.03.08       2♀  P.Sukkit (PS)
 Ranong, Muang Chone (alt.1200m).  1984.03.27       1♀  Y.Inayoshi (YI)
 Ranong, Muang Chone.              1981.03.28       1♀  P.Sukkit (PS)
 Surat Thani, Khao Poata.          1995.04.05       1♀  S.Ruangrit (YI)

Notes
When I saw a female was flying, I thought it was Delias descombesi.
I did not suspect it. I have realized that it was Elymnias esaca after I caught it.

Literature

Moore, F.,1886 :
List of the Lepidoptera of Mergui and Its Archipelago, collected for the Trustees of the Indian Museum, Calcutta, by Dr. John Anderson.
J. linn. Soc. Lond., Zool. 21(126):29-60, pls.3,4.

1998.12.10 - 2013.01.31.