Penthema darlisa darlisa  Moore,1878

Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Up. Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Un. Penthema darlisa darlisa ♀ Up. Penthema darlisa darlisa ♀ Un.
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♀, Kanchanaburi, Thailand.
Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Up. Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Un. Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Up. Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Un.
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand.

ON : Penthema darlisa Moore,1878
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):829.
TL : Meetan, Upper Tenasserim.
Distribution : Myanmar, W.Thailand (Thong Pha Phum dist.), Yunnan.

Synonyms

Penthema binghami Wood-Mason,1881 : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal II 50:87, pl.4, fig.1,♂. TL. Thoungyeen forests.
Penthema darlisa shania Tytler,1940 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:112. TL. Karen Hills.
Penthema darlisa cooperi Tytler,1940 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:112. TL. Kanbank, Tavoy.
Penthema darlisa pallida Li,1994 : in Monog. Rhop. Sinensium, 2:758, figs. 1:368,♂, 369,♀. TL. Yunnan.


Type Material Information

darlisa ; ♀, Type (red), Rh8972, Meetan, 3000ft. Apr. (NHML. examined.)
binghami : ♂, Thaungyeen Valley, Tenasserim. 1882.03.25. (NHML. examined.)
shania ; ♂, Type HT (red), Karen Hills, 2000. 4.26. (NHML. examined.) ; ♀, Allotype (red), Maymyo. 10.4.24. (NHML. examined.)
cooperi ; ♂, Type (red), Kanbank, Tavoy. 1927.03-04 (NHML. examined.) ; ♀, Allotype (red), Tavoy. 1924.04.--. (NHML. examined.)
pallida ; ♂, Holotype, Fugong, Yunnan. 1990.VI.17,18. (Kunming Institute of Zoology) ; ♀, Allotype, Fugong, Yunnan. 1990.VI.17-18. (Kunming Institute of Zoology)
Paratypes : 1♂, Jinghong, Yunnan. 1990.V.24. (Kunming Institute of Zoology) ; 1♂, Menghai, Yunnan. 1984.VI.23. (Kunming Institute of Zoology)All Coll. Li Changlian.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Penthema darlisa darlisa ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Kanchanaburi)
Penthema darlisa mimetica ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 160, fig.♂(Thung Pha Phum),♂(Un). (Thong Pha Phum) (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Kanchanaburi (Thong Pha Phum dist.) : 6♂ 2♀ (incl.photo & photo by S.Sophonviwatkul).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
New to Thailand.

Literature

Moore, F,1878 : A list of the Lepidopterous Insects collected by Mr. Ossian Limborg in Upper Tenasserim, with Descriptions of new Species
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(4):821-859, pl.51-53(1879)

Woo-Mason, J.,1881 : On some Lepidopterous Insects belonging to the Rhopalocerous Genera Euripus and Penthema from India and Burmah.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal II 50:85-87, 2pls.

Tytler, H.,1940 : Notes on Some New and Interesting Butterflies chiefly from Burma. Part.2.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:109-123.

Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♂ (f.binghami), Kanchanaburi, Thailand.
(photo by S.Sophonviwatkul)
Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Penthema darlisa darlisa ♀
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♀, Kanchanaburi, Thailand.
Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂ Penthema darlisa darlisa ♂
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand.

2019.02.28.

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