Mycalesis perseus tabitha  (Fabricius,1793)

Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Up. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Un. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♀ Up. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Up. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Un. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♀ Up. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♀ Un.
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Up. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Un. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Up. Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.

ON : Papilio tabitha Fabricius,1793
OD : Ent. syst. 3(1):243.
TL : "India Orientali"
Distribution : Sri Lanka, India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos,
Cambodia, Vietnam, Hainan, S.China, Taiwan.

Synonyms

Papilio blasius Fabricius,1798 : Ent. syst. Suppl. :426. TL. "India Orientali"
Mycalesis samba Moore,[1858] : in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Co. (1):233. TL. "N.India"
Mycalesis lurida Butler,1879 : Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 27(1):3. TL. Cachar.
Mycalesis perseus typhlus Fruhstorfer,1908 : Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 58(6/7):152-153. TL. Malabar, Sud-Indien ; Ceylon.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Mycalesis perseus perseus ; Godfrey,1916 : 122.
Mycalesis perseus perseus ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (N)
Mycalesis perseus perseus ; Godfrey,1930 : 248. (all over)
Mycalesis perseus blasius ; Aoki & Yamaguchi,1984 : 47. (Mae Hong Son: Mae Hong Son / Chiang Mai: Tha Ton ; Nam Tok Mae Sa ; Doi Suthep ; Ban Mae Wa ; Nam Tok Mae Klang / Chiang Rai: Wiang Pa Pao / Loei: Ban Pha Nok Khao / Khon Kaen: Nam Nao / Nakhon Nayok: Khao Yai / Tak: Doi Musso / Kanchanaburi: Sai Yoi Noi)
Mycalesis perseus blasius ; Pinratana,1988 : 21, pl.23, fig.51a,♂,♀. (Chiang Mai / Ratchaburi / Petchaboon / Chonburi / Chanthaburi)
Mycalesis perseus blasius ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2000 : 253, fig.72♂(Un). (Ubon Ratchathani: Kaeng Tana)
Mycalesis perseus blasius ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 23. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Huay Sing ; Nam Tok Kham Cha I ; Ban Na Lak ; Ban Gok Tum / Ubon Ratchathani: Ban Na Pho Krang ; Phu Chong Na Yoi ; Kaeng Tana ; Kaeng E-Keow ; Phu Hin Dang)
Mycalesis perseus blasius ; Yamaguchi, Aoki & Akiyama,2005 : 48. (Mukdahan: Ban Lao Kram ; Phu Ma No Rom / Ubon Ratchathani: Warin Chamrap)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 266, pl.105, fig.S57a,♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Phrae)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 266, pl.105, fig.N92a,♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Phrae)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Sa Kaeo)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 177-178, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Dao / Doi Suthep / Phu Khiewo / Sarika / Nakohn Nayok / Wan Nam Khiewo / Kao Soi Dao / Bang Phra / Kao Khiewo / Kao Saverb / Kanchanaburi / Kuwai Yai)

[ LAOS ]
Mycalesis perseus blasius ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 65, pl.86, figs.1♂,2♂(Un),3♀,4♀(Un). (Tha Ngone / Pasig)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 211, pl.94, figs.♂,♀. (Vientiane / Xam Neua)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Uémura,2004 : 3, fig.17 map. (Vientiane / Sop Khao / Thateng)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Uémura,2006 : 5, fig.26,map. (Muang Kham / Nha Hin Pass)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Uémura,2011 : 2. (C: Tad Moon)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 49.

[ CAMBODIA ]
Mycalesis perseus ; Onodera,2007 : 22, fig.37♂. (Rattanakiri: Ta Veaeng)
Mycalesis perseus ; Onodera,2008 : 61. (Mondolkiri: Bousra)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 129. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ VIETNAM ]
Mycalesis perseus perseus ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 342. (Tonkin / Annam)
Mycalesis perseus f.perseus ; Dubois & Vitalis de Salvaza,1924 : 30. (Tonkin / Annam)
Mycalesis perseus perseus ; Moulton,1923 : 128. (Pulo Condore)
Mycalesis perseus perseus ; Metaye,1957 : 103. (N / C)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 90-91, pl.24, figs.2a♂(wsf,Un),2b♂(dsf),2c♂(dsf,Un). (N: Cuc Phuong / C: Bach Ma ; Yok Don ; Cat Tien / S: Cat Tien ; Nghia Trung ; Lo Go Sa Mat)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 31, fig.S-27♂. (Dong Nai: Thac Mai)
Mycalesis perseus tabitha ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 25. (N / C / S)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 9♂ 6♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Kanchanaburi : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Xieng Khouang : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Bolikhamxai : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Vientiane : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Fabricius, J.C.,1793 : Entomologia systematica emedata et aucta. secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, adjectis synonymis, locis, observationibus, descriptionibus.
3(1): [iv] + 488 pp. Copenhagen. C.G.Proft.

Fabricius, J.C.,1798 : Entomologia systematica emedata et aucta. secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, adjectis synonymis, locis, observationibus, descriptionibus.
Supplemente : [iv] + 572 pp. Copenhagen. C.G.Proft.

Horsfield, T. & Moore, F.,[1858] :
A catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Honourable East-India Company. Vol.1.
London. East India Co.

Butler, A.G.,1879 : On a collection of Lepidoptera from Cachar, N.E.India.
Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 27(1):1-8.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1908 : Neue indo-australische Mycalesis und Besprechung verwandter Formen.
Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien. 58(2/3):126-128; (6/7):129-239, pl.1.


Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂ Mycalesis perseus tabitha ♂
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chaiyaphum, Thailand.

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