Tajuria shigehoi  Seki & Saito, 2006

Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Un. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Un.
♂, 2004.05.18. Dambri, Lam Dong, Vietnam.
Holotype (photo by K.Saito)
♀ Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)
Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♂ Un. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Up. Tajuria shigehoi ♀ Un.
♂, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito) ♀, Lam Dong, Vietnam. (photo by K.Saito)

ON : Tajuria shigehoi Seki & Saito, 2006
OD : Butterflies 42 : 39, figs.16,32, fig.5,♂ genitalia.
TL : Dambri, Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. (in coll. Seki)
Distribution : Vietnam. [? China]
Tajuria shigehoi map

Type Materials Information

Holotype ♂, 18.May.2004. Dambri (alt.850m), Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. S.Miyazaki leg. (in coll. Seki)
Paratypes ;
1♂, 08.Feb.2004. Dambri, Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. Xiem leg. (in coll. Miyazaki)
1♂, 20.Sep.2004. Dambri, Lam Dong, C.Vietnam. S.Miyazaki leg. (in coll. Miyazaki)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Tajuria shigehoi ; Miyazaki, Saito & Saito,[2007] : 65, figs.L-126,♂,♀. (Lam Dong: Dambri)
Takuria shigehoi ; Yokochi et al.,2015 : 42, figs.107,♀,107v,♀(Un). (Khanh Hoa: Hon Ba)
Tajuria shigehoi ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 66, pl.15, figs.59a♂,59b♂(Un). (C: Thua Thien Hue; Lam Dong)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Lam Dong : 3♂ 2♀ (incl.Holotype).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

I suspect the female paratype of Tajuria gui from Hainan is possible to be this species, and the holotype male might be Tajuria luculentus. Further taxonomic study is needed.


Literature

Seki, Y. & Saito, K.,2006 : Four New Species of Lycaenidae from Vietnam (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae).
Butterflies 42 : 38-45.


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