Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii  Moore, 1884

Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Bolikamxai, Laos. ♀, Nan, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Tak, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Chanthaburi, Thailand. ♀ (dsf), Chaiyaphum, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♂, Krabi, Thailand. ♀, Phuket, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Up. Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Un.
♀, Phuket, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Drupadia boisduvalii  Moore, 1884
OD : J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):31-32.
TL : Moulmein ; Mergui.
Distribution : Myanmar, Thailand (Krabi and northwards),
Laos, Cambodia.

● ssp.boisduvalii
ssp.
ssp.corbeti
ssp.moorei
Drupadia ravindra moorei map

Synonym

Marmessus lisias boisduvalii f.alcira Fruhstorfer, [1912] : Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):248. TL. Tenasserim.


Type Materials Information

boisduvalii  ;
Lectotype ♂, Burma. designated by Cowan,1974. (NHML)
Paralectotype 1♀, Moulmein, Burma. (NHML) ; 1♂, 'Sylhet', [?Bangladesh]. (NHML)


Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Marmessus lisias boisduvali ; Seitz,1924-1927 : 989. (Siam)
Marmessus lisias boisduvali ; Godfrey,1927 : 126. (N)
Marmessus lisias boisduvali ; Godfrey,1930 : 345. (Prae: Me Song forest; Chonburi: Sriracha; W: Ban Samui)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Cowan,1974 : 301. (Continental / P)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Pinratana,1981 : 122, pl.22, figs.10,♂,11,♀,12,♀(Un). (Chiang Mai; Nakhon Nayok; Ranong)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Seki,1986 : 19, fig.52. (Ranong)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Yamaguchi & Aoki,2002 : 39. (Mukdahan: Ban Gok Tum) (in part)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Katsuyama et al.,2005 : 67, fig.94,♂. (Umphang: Tha Sai)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvali [sic] ; Katsuyama et al.,2006 : 48, fig.71,♂. (Nan: Ban Nam Poon)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 672, pl.307, figs.L325a♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀,♀(Un). (Wang Chin; Khlong Nakha; Mae Hong Son)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 710, pl.325, figs.L349a♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀,♀(Un). (Wang Chin; KhlongNakha; Mae Hong Son)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 105-106, figs.♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Doi Suthep; Ban Salok; Thung Saleng Luang; Phu Khiewo; Wan Nam Khiewo; Kao Yai; Nakohn Nayok; Kao Soi Dao; Krathin WF; Kao Saverb; Pliewn WF; Doi Montha; Mae San; Ranong Hot Spring; Kam Puan; Khlong Naka; Phuket Hill; Nam Tok Tonesai; Krabi) (in part)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Chaianunporn & Chaianunporn,2019 : 85. (Chaiyaphum: Chulabhorn Dam)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2019- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs., Early Stages. (Nakhon Ratchasima; Phetchaburi; Sukhothai; Sa Kaeo; Trat; Chanthaburi) (accessed: 2022.07.30)

[ CAMBODIA ]
Drupadia ravindra boisduvali [sic] ; Woodfield & Murton,2006 : figs.♀,♀(Un). (Botum Sakor NP.)
Drupadia ravindra ; Onodera,2007 : 28, fig.97♂. (Siem Reap: Phnum Kuhlen)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Monastyrskii et al.,2011 : 130. (Phnom Samkos W.S.)

[ LAOS ]
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Cowan,1974 : 301. (Laos)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Motono & Negishi,1989 : 75, pl.107, figs.B1,♀,B2,♀(Un). (Tha Ngone; Vang Vieng)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Osada, Uémura & Uehara,1999 : 218, pl.124, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Lak Sao; Vang Vieng; Xaignabouri; Luang Phrabang) (in part)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Nimura & Wakahara,2005 : 48. (Namdhua; Thabeng; Thakhek; Nhahin)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Onodera,2009b : 43. (Bolikhamxai: Phon Si)
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ; Nakamura & Wakahara,2012 : 55.


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Mae Hong Son : 1♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chiang Mai : 9♂ 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lamphun : 1♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Lampang : 2♀ (photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phrae : 5♀ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nan : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Tak : 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chaiyaphum : 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Chanthaburi : 7♂ 5♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Ranong : 12♂ 20♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Phuket : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Krabi : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


[ LAOS ]
Bolikamxai : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is locally common in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (Alt.30m - 600m). Males are territorial on shrubs or trees.
There is a tendency for the male red patch on the UpF to get smaller and smaller from north to south.


Literature

Moore, F.,1884 :
Descriptions of some New Asiatic Lepidoptera; chiefly from Specimens contained inthe Indian Museum, Calcutta.
J. asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt.2. 53(1):16-52.

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1912] :
Uebersicht der Lycaeniden des Indo-Australischen Gebiets. Begrundet auf die Ausbeute und die Sammlung des Autors.
Berl. ent. Z. 56(3/4):197-272, 4 figs.

Cowan, C.F.,1974 : The Indo-Oriental Genus Drupadia Moore (Lepidoptera : Lycaenidae).
Bull. Brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 29:283-656, 6 pls.


Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♂ Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀
♂, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀ Drupadia ravindra boisduvalii ♀
♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand. ♀, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

1999.07.18 - 2022.07.31.

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