Mycalesis perseus cepheus  Butler,1867

Mycalesis perseus cepheus ♂ Up. Mycalesis perseus cepheus ♂ Un. Mycalesis perseus cepheus ♀ Up. Mycalesis perseus cepheus ♀ Un.
♂, Narathiwat, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Mycalesis cepheus Butler,1867  
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (3)20:402, pl.9, figs.3,4.
TL : Penang.
Distribution : Andamans, P.Thailand, Langkawi, W.Malaysia, Singapore,
Borneo, Sumatra, Java, Kangean, Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Sumba, Flores.

Synonym

Mycalesis perseus f.prasias Fruhstorfer,1911 : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:343. TL. (?)Java.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Aoki & Yamaguchi,1984 : 47-48, fig.19♂. (Ranong: Ranong / Phuket: Phuket / Satun: Satun / Yala: Ban Betong)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Pinratana,1988 : 21, pl.23, fig.51b,♂,♀(Un). (Chumphon / Yala)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 266, pl.105, fig.S57b,♂,♂(Un). (in part)
Mycalesis mineus macromalayana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : pl.106, fig.S58b,♀,♀(Un). (in part)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Uémura,2010 : 4. (Ranong)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Les Day,2011- : Samui Butterflies. fig.♂(Un). (Koh Samui / Koh Phangan)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 266, pl.105, fig.N92b,♂(Un,right). (in part)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 177-178, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Kaper WF / Ranong Hot Spring / Khlong Naka / Ka Chong / Than To WF)
Mycalesis perseus cepheus ; Küppers & Janikorn,2017 : 267, fig.Abb.S-116,117. (Phang Nga)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Narathiwat : 3♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Butler, A.G.,1867 : Descriptions of new or little-known species of Asiatic Lepidoptera.
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (3)20:399-405, 2 pls.


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