Ypthima atra  Cantile & Norman,1959

Ypthima atra ♂ Up. Ypthima atra ♂ Un. Ypthima atra ♂ Up. Ypthima atra ♂ Un.
♂, 2018.09.29. Nan, Thailand. ♂, Xieng Khouang, Laos. (photo by H.Onodera)

ON : Ypthima atra Cantile & Norman,1959
OD : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 1959:56(1):69-71.
TL : Kangpokpi, Manipur. (NHML)
Distribution : N.Myanmar, N.Thailand, Laos, N.Vietnam, S.China, Hainan.

Type Material Information

Lectotype ♂, Rh18152, Kangpokpi, Manipur. designated by Eliot,1967. (NHML)
Paratypes 1♂ 1957.ix.22. Kangphohpi [Kangpokpi], 4000 ft. (NZC) ; 1♀ 1958.x.5. Kangpohpi [Kangpokpi], 4000 ft.. (NZC) ; Sheela et al.,2019 : 261-262, fig.♀,♀(Un),♂,♂(Un).


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Ypthima atra ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2005 : 35,37, fig.3. (near Sam Neua: Phu Pan ; Phu Phakang / Xieng Khouang: Muang Kham)
Ypthima atra ; Uémura,2006 : 7, fig.38,map. (Phu Pan near Sam Neua / Phu Phakang near Sam Neua / near Muang Kham)
Ypthima atra ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 49, pl.9, figs.Sa-76,♂,♂(Un). (Houa Phan: Ban Saleui)

[ VIETNAM ]
Ypthima atra ; Uémura & Monastyrskii,2004 : 21, figs.2b, 4.5♂. (N: Xuan Lac ; Sinh Long)
Ypthima atra ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 107-108, pl.29, figs.3a♂,3b♂(Un). (N: Ba Be ; Lung Litop ; Na Hang ; Sinh Long)
Ypthima atra ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 26. (N: Bac Can)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Nan : Pua dist. 2018.09.29. 1♂, Y.Inayoshi & A.Giudici (YI).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Xieng Khouang : 1♂ (photo by H.Onodera).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
This is the first record from Thailand.

Literature

Cantlie K. & T. Norman, 1959 : Notes on the butterfly genus Ypthima.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 56(1):66-71.

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.

Ypthima atra ♂ Ypthima atra ♂
♂, 2018.09.29. Nan, Thailand. ♂, 2018.09.29. Nan, Thailand. (photo by A.Giudici)

2006.06.03 - 2019.12.31.
A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © Y.Inayoshi.