Talicada nyseus annamitica  Seitz, 1923

Talicada nyseus burmana ♂ Up. Talicada nyseus burmana ♂ Un. Talicada nyseus burmana ♀ Up. Talicada nyseus burmana ♀ Un.
♂, Dong Nai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Dong Nai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Talicada nyseus annamitica Seitz, 1923
OD : in Seitz, Grossschmett. Erde 9:925, pl.145k.
TL : Vietnam.
Distribution : C. & S.Vietnam.
● ssp.burmana
ssp.metana
ssp.macbethi
ssp.annamitica
Talicada nyseus annamitica map

Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Talicada nyseus annamitica ; Metaye,1957 : 90. (C)
Talicada metana annamitica ; Saito,2014 : 53-54, figs.1,♂,♂(Un),2,♀,♀(Un). (Dong Nai: Dinh Quan)
Talicada nyseus annamitica ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 49. (C: Khanh Hoa / S: Ba Ria-Vung Tau)
Talicada metana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 49. (by literature)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Dong Nai : 1♂ 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

This is very rare and localized species. Lo et al.,2017 treated it as a subspecies of nyseus.


Literature

Seitz, A.,1923 : 8. Familie: Lycaenidae in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 9
9:921-928. (8.Aug.1923)

Saito, T.,2014 : The record of Talicada metana Riley & Godfrey,1921 (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from South Vietnam
Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 66:53-55.

Lo, Y.F.P., Li, F. & Ding, L.,2017 : Description of a new subspecies of Talicada nyseus (Guerin-Meneville,1843) from Hainan, China (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae), with notes on the genus Talicada Moore,1881
Zootaxa 4269(4):586-592.


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