Coelites epiminthia binghami  Moore, [1891]

Coelites epiminthia binghami ♂ Up. Coelites epiminthia binghami ♂ Un. Coelites epiminthia binghami ♂ genitalia Coelites epiminthia binghami ♂ genitalia
♂, 2022.05.02. Kanchanaburi, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Kanchanaburi, Thailand.

ON : Coelites binghami Moore, [1891]
OD : Lep. Ind. 1:230-232, pl.75, figs.3,♂3a♂(Un).
TL : Upper Tenasserim.
Distribution : S.Myanmar, W.Thailand.

● ssp.binghami
ssp.epiminthia
Coelites epiminthia binghami map

Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Kanchanaburi : Sangkhla Buri dist., 1♂, 2022.05.02. R.Charoenpon (YI).
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Notes

This is the first reliable record from Thailand. A specimen was obtained by Mr. Rapeepat Charoenpon on 02.May.2022 in Kanchanaburi province.
The butterfly is locally not rare in montane forest at moderate elevations (alt.500m - 650m).


Literature

Moore, F.,1890-1892 : Lepidoptera Indica. vol.I. Rhopalocera, Family Nymphalidae.
1:1-192, 1890 ; 193-176, 1891 ; 177-310, 1892. L.Reeve & Co., London.


Coelites epiminthia binghami ♂ Coelites epiminthia binghami ♀
♂, 2022.05.02. Kanchanaburi, Thailand. (photo by R.Charoenpon)

2022.08.31.

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