Mycalesis francisca sanatana  Moore,[1858]

Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Up. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Un. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀ Up. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Nan, Thailand.
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Up. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Un. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀ Up. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀ Un.
♂, Lampang, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Up. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Un. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀ Up. Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Sekong, Laos. ♀ (dsf), Sekong, Laos.

ON : Mycalesis sanatana Moore,[1858]
OD : in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Co. (1):231.
TL : Darjeeling. (NHML)
Distribution : India to Myanmar, Thailand, Laos.

Synonym

Mycalesis gopa Felder & Felder,[1867] : Reise. Fregatte Novara, Lep. Rhop. (3):501-502. Darjeeling.


Type Material Information

sanatana : Holotype ♂, Rh2708, Darjeeling. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Godfrey,1930 : 251-252. (Chiang Rai: Doi Chang)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Aoki & Yamaguchi,1984 : 56, fig.30♂. (Chiang Mai: Doi Suthep / Khon Kaen: Nam Nao / Tak: Doi Musso)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Pinratana,1988 : 23, pl.26, fig.59,♂,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Loei / Tak / Petchaboon)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 274, pl.109, fig.S65,♂,♂(Un),♂(dsf),♂(dsf.Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Inthanon / Doi Suthep / Nan / Wiang Pa Pao)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 274, pl.119, fig.N100,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Inthanon / Doi Suthep / Doi Phu Kha / Wiang Pa Pao)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Okamoto et.al.,2013 : 9. (Kanchanaburi: Mae Klong Station)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Chiang Mai)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 183, fig.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok / Chiang Dao / Doi Phui / Doi Suthep / Doi Inthanon / Maethro / Khun Lao Villege / Phu Kradung / Doi Musso)

[ LAOS ]
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 211, pl.94, figs.♂,♀. (Phong Saly)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Uémura,2004 : 3, fig.16,map. (Phong Saly / Oudomxay / Xam Neua / Xiang Khouan )
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Uémura,2006 : 5, fig.25,map. (Phun Pan / Ban Saleui / Phon Savan / Nam Noen to Vieng Thong)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Uémura,2007 : 2-3, fig.14,map. (Nong Pet / Muang Kham)
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 49.


Specimens Examined

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

Chiang Rai : 1♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai (alt.1200 - 1700m) : 7♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 7♂ 4♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Luang Phabang : 1♂ 2♀ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

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

Sekong : 2♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
The butterfly is common at montane forest.

Literature

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

Felder, C. & R. Felder,1865-1875 :
Rhopalocera. In Reise der Osterreichischen Fregatte "Novara" um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen Commodore B. von Wullerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Zweiter Band:
Abtheilung. Wien : vi + 548 + [1] pp in 5 parts, 140 pls.

Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂ Mycalesis francisca sanatana ♂
♂, Chiang Rai, Thailand. ♂, Nan, Thailand.

1998.12.05 - 2019.06.30.

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