Spindasis leechi arooni  Murayama & Kimura,1990

Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Up. Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Un. Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Up. Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♂, Nan, Thailand.
Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Up. Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Un. Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Up. Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ Un.
♂, Nan, Thailand. ♂, Nan, Thailand.
Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ genitalia Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ genitalia Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ genitalia Spindasis leechi arooni ♂ genitalia
♂ genitalia, Nan, Thailand.

ON : Spindasis arooni Murayama & Kimura,1990
OD : Nature & Insects 25(2):24, fig.19(HT,♀Un).
TL : Chiengmai, N.Thailand.
Distribution : N.Thailand, Laos.

● ssp.leechi
ssp.arooni
Spindasis leechi arooni map

Type Material Information

Holotype ♀, Chiengmai, N.Thialand. (in coll. A.Samruadkit)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Spindasis arooni ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 598, pl.270, figs.L180,♂,♂(Un),♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok; Doi Phu Kha)
Cigaritis leechi arooni ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 626, pl.283, figs.L205,♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok; Doi Phu Kha)
Spindasis arooni ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 148, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un). (Doi Pha Hom Pok; Doi Phu Kha)

[ LAOS ]
Cigaritis arooni ; Nakamura et al.,2009 : 24, figs.3,♂,♂(Un). (Xieng Khuang)
Spindasis leechi arooni ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 53, pl.16, figs.Ly-114,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Phou Samsoum)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Nan : 9♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is quite localized and uncommon in montane forest.
We consider arooni is conspecific with Spindasis leechi.


Literature

Murayama, S. & Y. Kimura,1990 : Some new butterflies from Thailand.
Nature & Insects 25(2):19-24, figs.1-23.

Balint, Zs., A.Heath, G.Katona, K.Kertesz & Sz.Safian,2017 : Male secondary sexual characters in Aphnaeinae wings (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)
Opusc. Zool. Budapest 48(1):27-34.


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