Ypthima persimilis   Elwes & Edwards,1893

persimilis male Up. persimilis male Un. persimilis female Up. persimilis female Un.
‰, 1992.09.25. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand. Š, 1993.09.13. Doi Phu Kha, Nan, Thailand.

ON : Ypthima persimilis  Elwes & Edwards,1893
OD : Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 41(1):39-40.
TL : Mao, Manipur. (BMNH)



Distribution :
Bhutan, Sikkim to Myanmar, N.Thailand, Laos, N.Vietnam.
persimilis map

Type Materials Information

Syntype 1‰, Rh3407, Mao, Manipur. 7500'. (BMNH. examined.)
Syntype 1Š, Rh3408, Mao, Manipur. 7000 ft. (BMNH. examined.)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Ypthima similis similis ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 300, pl.122, fig.S99,[‰,‰(Un),as Ypthima similis ].
  ([Chiang Mai] / Nan: Doi Phu Kha)
Ypthima persimilis ; Inayoshi,2007 : 22, figs.11‰,12‰(Un),13Š,14Š(Un). (Nan: Doi Phu Kha)

[ LAOS ]
Ypthima persimilis ; Uémura,2005 : 1, figs.1(map), 37‰. (Xam Neua)
Ypthima persimilis ; Nakamura et al.,2010 : 25, figs.11a,‰,11aV,‰(Un),11b,Š,11bV,Š(Un). (Phou Samsoum)

[ VIETNAM ]
Ypthima persimilis ; Uémura & Monastyrskii,2004 : 21, figs.2c-d, 4.2‰(dsf), 4.3‰(wsf), 4.4Š(wsf).
  (North: Hoang Lien ; Sapa)
Ypthima persimilis ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 106-107, pl.28, figs.2a‰,2b‰(Un). (North: Hoang Lien)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.  1992.09.25   1‰      Local Catcher (YI)
 Nan, Doi Phu Kha.  1993.09.13       1Š  Local Catcher (YI)

Notes
Literature

Elwes, H.J. & Edwards, J.,1893 :
A revision of the genus Ypthima with special reference to the characters afforded by the male genitalia.
Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 41(1):1-54, pls.1-.3.

2006.01.25 - 2011.02.15.