Liphyra brassolis abbreviata  Strand, 1911

Liphyra brassolis abbreviata ♂ Up. Liphyra brassolis abbreviata ♂ Un. Liphyra brassolis abbreviata ♀ Up. Liphyra brassolis abbreviata ♀ Un.
♂, Trang, Thailand. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Liphyra abbreviata Strand, 1911
OD : Mitt. zool. Mus. Berl. 5(2):308.
TL : Sumatra.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Ranong and Southward),
W.Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Belitung, Borneo.
● ssp.brassolis
Liphyra brassolis abbreviata map

Records taken from Literature

Liphyra brassolis brassolis ; Pinratana,1981 : 25. (Songkhla) (in part)
Liphyra brassolis brassolis ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 536, pl.242, figs.L21,♂,♀,♀(Un). (Ranong) (in part)
Liphyra brassolis brassolis ; Les Day,2011-2022 : Samui Butterflies, fig. (Koh Samui)
Liphyra brassolis brassolis ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 550, pl.248, figs.L45,♀,♀(Un). (Ranong) (in part)
Liphyra brassolis brassolis ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, fig. (Chumphon)

Specimens Examined

Ranong : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Example from P.Thailand is considered to be this subspecies.
Photo record from Chumphon has not been confirmed which subspecies. I regard it as this subspecies provisionally, However, confirmation with specimen is needed in future.


Strand, E.,1911 : Beitrag zur Kenntnis der Lycaenidengattung Liphyra Westw.
Mitt. zool. Mus. Berl. 5(2):305-309.

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