Ypthima similis  Elwes & Edwards,1893

Ypthima similis ♂ Up. Ypthima similis ♂ Un. Ypthima similis ♀ Up. Ypthima similis ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Ypthima similis ♂ Up. Ypthima similis ♂ Un. Ypthima similis ♀ Up. Ypthima similis ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Nan, Thailand.

ON : Ypthima similis Elwes & Edwards,1893
OD : Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 41(1):30, pl.1, fig.19.
TL : Karen Hills. (NHML)
Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam.

Type Materials Information

Syntypes 6♂, Karen Hills, Burma. (♂ Rh3226, ♂ Rh3227) (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Ypthima similis similis ; Aoki & Uémura,1984 : 84. figs.11f-g,14(♂genitalia),36♂,37♀. (Chiang Mai: Doi Suthep / Loei: Nam Nao)
Ypthima similis ; Pinratana,1988 : 33, pl.33, fig.91 ; pl.33, figs.91,♂,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Petchaboon)
Ypthima similis ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 300, pl.122, figs.N134,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai / Phetchabun / Loei)
Ypthima similis ; Kimura et al.,2016 : 195, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Par Hom Pok / Doi Suthep)

[ LAOS ]
Ypthima similis similis ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 211, pl.96, fig.♂(Un). (Phong Saly)
Ypthima similis ; Uémura,2005 : 2, fig.5 map. (Phong Saly / Oudomxay / Xam Neua / Ban Saleui / Xiang Khouang / Thateng)
Ypthima similis ; Uémura,2006 : 7, fig.40,map. (Ban Phonsaat)
Ypthima similis ; Uémura,2011 : 3. (C: Nakhai to Lak Sao 20km)
Ypthima similis ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 49.

[ VIETNAM ]
Ypthima similis ; Uémura & Monastyrskii,2004 : 25, figs.2k-l, 5.3♂(dsf), 5.4♂(wsf). (C: Kon Cha Rang ; Kon Ka Kinh ; Bao Loc ; Bao Lam)
Ypthima similis ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 112-113, pl.30, figs.1a♂,1b♂(Un),1c♀,1d♀(Un). (C: Kon Cha Rang ; Kon Ka Kinh ; Bao Loc ; Bao Lam)
Ypthima similis ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006c : 34, figs.S-34♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri ; Gung Re)
Ypthima similis ; Nihira,2009 : 100. (Phu Quoc)
Ypthima similis ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 26. (C: Gia Lai to Lam Dong)
Ypthima similis ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 40. (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Chiang Rai : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 20♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 5♂ 1♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


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

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

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

Champasak : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

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

Ypthima similis ♂
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1998.12.08 - 2019.11.30.
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