Chitoria ulupi ulupi  (Doherty, 1889)

Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂ Up. Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂ Un. Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂ Up. Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂ Un.
♂, Phong Saly, Laos. ♂, Phong Saly, Laos.

ON : Potamis ulupi Doherty, 1889
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 58(1):125-126, pl.10, fig.2,♂.
TL : Assam. (♂)
Distribution : Bhutan, N.E.India, Myanmar, Laos, N.Vietnam,
Yunnan, W.Sichuan.
Chitoria ulupi ulupi map

Synonyms

Apatura florenciae Tytler, 1911 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 21(1):56-57, pl.A, figs.5,♂,6,♂(Un). TL. Naga Hills. (♂)
Apatura fulva dibernardi Oberthür, 1912 : Etud. Lepid. Comp. 6:313, pl.101, figs.958,♂, 959,♀, 960,♀. TL. Tse-kou. (♂♀)
Apatura florenciae ♀var.albopunctata Tytler, 1915 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 23(3):503. TL. Naga Hills. (♀)
Apatura ulupi kalaurica Tytler, 1926 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31(3):580, pl.2, fig.9,♂. TL. Kalam, S.Shan State. (♂♀)
Apatura ulupi mai Tytler, 1940 : J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 42:111. TL. Loimwe, S.Shan State. (♂)


Records taken from Literature

[ LAOS ]
Apatura ulupi ; Dubois & Vitalis,1919 : 232. (Laos)
Chitoria ulupi ulupi ; Masui & Uehara,1994 : 5, figs.27,♂,♂(Un) ; 6, figs.28,♀,♀(Un). (Xam Neua; Xiang Khouang)
Chitoria ulupi ulupi ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 208, pl.72, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀. (Phong Saly)
Chitoria ulupi ulupi ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 47.

[ VIETNAM ]
Chitoria ulupi ulupi ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 43. (N / "C")
Chitoria ulupi ulupi ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(1):61-62, pl.5, figs.3a♂,3b♂(Un). (N: Hoang Lien)


Specimens Examined

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

Phong Saly : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Doherty, W.,1889 : Notes on Assam Butterflies.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 58(1):118-134, pl.10.

Tytler, H.,1911 : Notes on butterflies from the Naga Hills.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 21(1):48-65, pl.A.

Oberthür, C.,1906 : Explication des Planches.
Etud. Lepid. Comp. 6:312-315, pls.100-104.

Tytler, H.,1915 : Notes on some new and interesting butterflies from Manipur and the Naga Hills. Part 2.
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 23(3):502-515, pl.1-2.

Tytler, H.,1926 : Notes on some new and interesting Butterflies from India and Burma
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31:248-260, pl.1,4 ; (3):579-590, pl.2,3-5.

Tytler, H.,1940 : Notes on some new and interesting butterflies chiefly from Burma 1 & 2
J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 41(2):235-252 ; 42(1):109-123.

Masui, A.,2021 : Taxonomic revision of the ulupi-species group of the genus Chitoria, with descriptions of a new species from Tibet and a new subspecies from north Yunnan (Nymphalidae, Apaturinae)
Butterflies 87:4-31.


Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂ Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂
♂, Phong Saly, Laos. (photo by K.Phongpiyamit) ♂, Phong Saly, Laos. (photo by K.Phongpiyamit)
Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂ Chitoria ulupi ulupi ♂
♂, Phong Saly, Laos. (photo by K.Phongpiyamit) ♂, Phong Saly, Laos. (photo by K.Phongpiyamit)

2007.09.20 - 2022.05.31.

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