Arhopala delta  (Evans, 1957)

Arhopala delta ♂ Up. Arhopala delta ♂ Un. Arhopala delta ♀ Up. Arhopala delta ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Pattani, Thailand.
Arhopala delta ♂ Up. Arhopala delta ♂ Un. Arhopala delta ♂ genitalia Arhopala delta ♂ genitalia
♂, Satun, Thailand. ♂ genitalia, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Narathura delta Evans, 1957
OD : Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 5(3):93.
TL : Malaya. (♂, NHML)
Distribution : P.Thailand (Ranong and Southward),
W.Malaysia, {Singapore}, Borneo, Sumatra.
Arhopala delta map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Arhopala delta ; Pinratana,1981 : 81, pl.13, fig.6,♂(Un). (Trang; Yala)
Arhopala delta ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 612, pl.277, figs.L213,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala phaenops sandakani ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 624, pl.283, figs.240,♂,♂(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala delta ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 644, pl.292, figs.L239,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Trang)
Arhopala delta ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 59, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Kam Puan; Than To WF.)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Pattani : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Satun : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 2♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is uncommon in montane forest at low elevations (Alt.50m - 350m).


Literature

Evans, W.H.,1957 : A Revision of the Arhopala Group of Oriental Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera).
Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 5(3):85-141.


1999.07.18 - 2022.06.30.

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