Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii  Koiwaya, 2000

Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii ♂ Up. Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii ♂ Un. Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii ♀ Up. Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii ♀ Un.
♂, Lao Cai, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Ha Giang, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii Koiwaya, 2000
OD : Gekkan-Mushi 348:16, figs.24(HT,♂), 25(HT,♂Un),
26(PT,♀), 27(PT,♀Un).
TL : Qingcheng-houshan, C.Sichuan, China.
Distribution : N.Vietnam, Sichuan, Guizhou.

● ssp.watsoni
ssp.kameii
Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii map

Synonyms

Neozephyrus asahii Fujioka, 2003 : Gekkan-Mushi 384:9, fig.12(HT,♀),32(HT,♀Un). TL. "Bhutan (?)" [Kouy-Tcheou, Guizou] (♀, SNM)
Chrysozephyrus scintillans mizunumai Funahashi, 2003 : Wallace 8:13, pl.4, figs.19(HT,♂),20(PT,♀) TL. Mt. Fanshipang, Lao Cai, N.Vietnam. (♂, in coll. A.Funahashi)


Type Materials Information

kameii ;
Holotype ♂, 1996.May.31. Qingcheng-houshan, 1500m, C.Sichuan, China. (bred) (in coll S.Koiwaya)
Paratypes : same locality as Holotype.
25♂ 18♀, 1996.May-June. (bred) ; 17♂ 14♀, 1999.May. (bred)
asahii ; Holotype ♀, Bhutan(?). (SNM)
mizunumai ;
Holotype ♂, 1992.Jun. Mt.Fanshipang, Lao Cai, N.Vietnam. (in coll A.Funahashi)
Paratypes : 12♂ 10♀, Jun.1992. same locality as holotype. (in coll. A.Funahashi ; S.Morita)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii ; Koiwaya,2007 : 226-228, pl.103, figs.143-10a♂,11a♂,12a♀,13a♀ ; pl.104, figs.143-10b♂(Un),11b♂(Un),12b♀(Un),13b♀(Un). (Mt.Pia Oac)
Chrysozephyrus watsoni kameii ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 58. (by literature)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Ha Giang : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lao Cai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Koiwaya, S.,2000 : Descriptions of one new species and eight new subspecies of Theclini (Lycaenidae) from China
Gekkan-Mushi 348:10-17.

Fujioka, T.,2003 : Descriptions of new species and new subspecies belonging to Tribe Theclini from Myanmar, Vietnum and west China
Gekkan-Mushi 384:2-10.

Fujioka, T.,2003 : Notes on Theclini butterflies from Assam, Myanmar, Indochina and south west China, with descriptions of new species and new subspecies
Gekkan-Mushi 386 :4-12.

Funahashi, A.,2003 : Description of a new subspecies of Chrysozephyrus scintillans Leech, 1893 from Mt.Fangshipang, N.Vietnam.
in Butterflies of Vietnam part.2., Descriptions of 19 New subspecies of Butterflies from Vietnam.
Wallace 8:13, pl.4.


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