Ragadia critolaus critolaus  de Nicéville,1893

Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Up. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Un. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♀ Up. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai (Omkoi dist.), Thailand. ♀, Tak, Thailand.
Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Up. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Un. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Up. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai (Omkoi dist.), Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai (Omkoi dist.), Thailand.
Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Up. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Un. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Up. Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♂ Un.
♂, Tak, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai (Omkoi dist.), Thailand.

ON : Ragadia critolaus de Nicéville,1893
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 7(3):322-323, pl.H, fig.1.
TL : Daunat Range, Middle Tenasserim, Burma. (♂♀, NZC)
Distribution : Myanmar, W.Thailand. [W.Malaysia]

Type Materials Information

1♂ 1♀ Types, Dawnat Range, Burma. (NZC) ; Sheela et al.,2019 : 244-245, fig.♂[♀],♂[♀](Un),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un).


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Ragadia critolaus ; Godfrey,1927 : 122. (Me Wong)
Ragadia crisilda critolaus ; Godfrey,1930 : 253. (Me Wong)
Ragadia crisilda critolaus ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 292. (Mae Wong) (in part)
Ragadia crisilda critolaus ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 292. (Mae Wong). (in part)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Mai (Omkoi dist.) : 9♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 3♂ 2♀ (incl.photo by A.Giudici).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
There is a very similar taxon at montane forest in W.Malaysia. It could be a relict species. Further study is needed in future.

Literature

de Nicéville, C.L.A.,1893 : On new and little-known Butterflies from the Indo-Malayan Region.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 7(3):322-357, pls.H,I,J.

Sheela, S., D. Das, S.K. Shah & K. Chandra,2019 : The Type Specimens in the National Zoological Collection Lepidoptera.
Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata. 342 pp.

Ragadia critolaus critolaus ♀
♀, Tak, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

1998.12.06 - 2019.08.31.

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