Caleta elna noliteia  (Fruhstorfer, 1918)

Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un. Caleta elna noliteia ♀ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♀ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♀, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.
Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Petchaburi, Thailand.
Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Up. Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Un.
♂, Chaiyaphum, Thailand. ♂, Mae Hong Son, Thailand.

ON : Castalius elna noliteia Fruhstorfer, 1918
OD : Tijdschr. Ent. 61:37.
TL : Sikkim ; Bhutan ; Assam.
Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam,
Yunnan, Guangxi, Hainan. [Cambodia]
● ssp.noliteia
ssp.elvira
Caleta elna noliteia map

Synonym

Caleta elna noliteia f.elina Fruhstorfer, 1918 : Tidschr. Ent. 61:37. TL. Burma.


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Castalius elna ; Godfrey,1916 : 137.
Castalius elna noliteia ; Godfrey,1930 : 315. (Prae: Me Song forest; Chiang Rai; Pak Jong; Muak Lek; Chnburi: Sriracha)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Pinratana,1981 : 38, 161, pl.6, figs.8,♂,9,♂(Un). (Chiang Mai; Nakhon Nayok)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 558, pl.252, figs.L68a♂,♂(Un). (Wiang Pa Pao; Wang Chin)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 574, pl.259, figs.L93a♂,♂(Un). (Wiang Pa Pao; Wang China)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 168, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Chiang Dao; Doi Pa Chang; Thung Saleng Luang; Phu Khiewo; Nakohn Nayok)
Caleta elna noliteia ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Phetchabun; Chanthaburi; Ratchaburi; Phetchaburi) (accessed: 2022.12.08)

[ LAOS ]
Caleta elna noliteia ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 69, pl.99, figs.A9,♂,A10,♂(Un). (Vientiane; Vang Vieng; Luang Prabang)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 214, pl.108, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Thateng; Oudomxay)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 45. (Thabok; Namdhua; Nhahin)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 51.
Caleta elna noliteia ; Onodera,2022 : pl.205, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un), text:73. (Oudomxai; Namphang)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Caleta elna ; Onodera,2008 : 60,61. (Mondolkiri: Romonea; Bousra)
Caleta elna ; Onodera,2009 : 36. (Mondolkiri: Bousra)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Chartier & Kosterin,2022 : 120. (Mondulkiri; Siem Reap)

[ VIETNAM ]
Caleta elna ; Monastyrskii et al.,2006 : 42. (Thua Thien Hue: A Luoi)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 49. (N / C)
Caleta elna elvira ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 52, fig.L-15,♂. (Lam Dong: Dambri; Dai Duc Me; Gung Re; Madagui)
Caleta elna noliteia ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 49. (N / C)
Caleta elna elvira ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 49. (C: Lam Dong / S)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 3♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 12♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 4♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 5♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchabun : 1♂ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phetchaburi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is common in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (Alt. 400 - 1200m). Males frequently come to the banks of streams and puddles to suck water.


Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1918 : Revision der Gattung Castalius auf Grund der Morphologie der Generationsorgane.
Tijdschr. Ent. 61:17-44, pls.4,5.


Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Caleta elna noliteia ♂
♂ (left) with C.roxus, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♂, Phetchabun, Thailand.
Caleta elna noliteia ♂ Caleta elna noliteia ♂
♂, Chaiyaphum, Thailand. ♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.06.24 - 2023.01.31.

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