Mycalesis thailandica  Aoki & Yamaguchi, 1984

Mycalesis thailandica ♂ Up. Mycalesis thailandica ♂ Un. Mycalesis thailandica ♀ Up. Mycalesis thailandica ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (photo by RIEB) ♀ (dsf), Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (photo by RIEB)
Mycalesis thailandica ♂ Up. Mycalesis thailandica ♂ Un. Mycalesis thailandica ♀ Up. Mycalesis thailandica ♀ Un.
♂, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (photo by RIEB) ♀, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (photo by RIEB)

ON : Mycalesis thailandica Aoki & Yamaguchi, 1984
OD : Res. Inst. Evolut. Biol. Sci. Rep. 2:48-49,
figs.1-6(♂ genitalia), 21(HT,♂), 22(HT,♂Un), 23(PT,♀).
TL : Nam Tok Sai Yok Noi, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (RIEB)
Distribution : W.Thailand (Kanchanaburi).
Mycalesis thailandica map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 17.Feb.1975. Nam Tok Sai Yok Noi, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. Aoki & Yamaguchi leg. (RIEB. examined.)
Paratypes ; 1♀, Kanchanaburi ; 1♂, Erawan, Kanchanaburi ; 5♂ 2♀, Nam Tok Sai Yok Noi, Kanchanaburi. (RIEB)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Mycalesis thailandica ; Pinratana,1988 : 22, pl.24, figs.54,♂,♀(Un). (Kanchanaburi)
Mycalesis thailandica ; Ek-Amnuay et al.,2007 : 4, figs.S60,♂(PT),♀(PT). (Kanchanaburi: Erawan WF ; Sai York Noi)
Mycalesis thailandica ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 270, pl.107, figs.N95,♂(PT),♂(PT,Un),,♀(PT,Un). (Kanchanaburi)
Mycalesis thailandica ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 181, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Sai York Noi ; Erawan WF.)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Kanchanaburi : 2♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is rather localized, but is not rare in their habitat. It is found in secondary and montane forest at low elevations. Further distributional research is needed.


Literature

Aoki T. & Yamaguchi, S.,1984 :
Notes on Butterflies of the Genus Mycalesis Collected in Thailand, together with Description of a New Species (Lepidoptera: Satyridae).
Res. Inst. Evolut. Biol. Sci. Rep. 2:45-60, 40 figs.


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