Cirrochroa kishii  Saito & Inayoshi, 2009

Cirrochroa kishii ♂ Up. Cirrochroa kishii ♂ Un. Cirrochroa kishii ♀ Up. Cirrochroa kishii ♀ Un.
♂, 2003.01.03. Dai Duc Me, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
Holotype (photo by K.Saito)
♀, 2003.12.29. Dai Duc Me, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
Paratype (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Cirrochroa kishii Saito & Inayoshi, 2009
OD : Futao 55:4-6, figs.1(HT,♂), 3(HT,♂Un), 2(PT,♀),
4(PT,♀Un), 13,14(♂,genitalia).
TL : Dai Duc Me, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (♂, in coll. K.Saito)
Distribution : C.Vietnam.
Cirrochroa kishii map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 3.Jan.2003. Dai Duc Me, S.Lam Dong, C.Vietnam, alt.500m. K.Saito (in coll. K.Saito)
Paratypes : same locality as holotype, 7♂ 2♀. (in coll. K.Saito)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Cirrochroa malaya malaya ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,2006b : 17, figs.N-14,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Cirrochroa kishii ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 31, pl.8, figs.27a♂,27b♂(Un),27c♀. (C: Lam Dong)
Cirrochroa kishii ; Monastyrskii,2019 : 4(1):187, pl.25, figs.2a♂,2b♂(Un). (C: Cat Tien)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 8♂ 2♀ (Type specimens).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is quite localized however is not rare in the habitat. It is found in montane forest at low to moderate elevations.


Literature

Saito, K. & Inayoshi, Y.,2009 : A new species of thais group of Cirrochroa Doubleday,[1847] from central Vietnam (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae)
Futao 55:2-6, 14 figs.


2009.09.22 - 2021.11.30.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.