Remelana jangala travana  (Hewitson,[1865])

Remelana jangala travana ♂ Up. Remelana jangala travana ♂ Un. Remelana jangala travana ♀ Up. Remelana jangala travana ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.
Remelana jangala travana ♂ Up. Remelana jangala travana ♂ Un. Remelana jangala travana ♀ Up. Remelana jangala travana ♀ Un.
♂ (dsf), Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Myrina travana Hewitson,[1865]
OD : Ill. diurn. Lep. Lycaenidae. 1:38, 2:pl.17, figs.59,60.
TL : Sumatra.
Distribution : S.Myanmar, P.Thailand (Ranong and Southward),
W.Malaysia, Tioman, Singapore, Sumatra, Bangka, Natuna.
● ssp.ravata
ssp.daoana
ssp.travana
Remelana jangala travana map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Remelana jangala travana ; Pinratana,1981 : 137, pl.24, figs.6♀,7♀(Un). (Yala)
Remelana jangala travana ; Seki,1986 : 20. (Ranong)
Remelana jangala travana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 696, pl.318, figs.L380b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Yala)
Remelana jangala travana ; Les Day,2011-2022 : Samui Butterflies, fig. (Koh Phangan) (accessed: 2022.09.03)
Remelana jangala travana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 740, pl.339, figs.L402b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Yala)
Remelana jangala travana ; Kimura et al.,2014 : 125, figs.♂,♂(Un)♀,♀(Un). (Kam Puan; Kao Luang; Than To WF.)
Remelana jangala travana ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2022- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Yala) (accessed: 2022.09.04)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 1♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Nakhon Si Thammarat : 2♂ (incl.photo).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 1♂ 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is not rare in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (Alt.200m - 500m).
The male example from Nakhon Si Thammarat shown above seems like the dry season form. This seasonal form is generally not seen in P.Thailand, however, it seems to occur rarely.


Literature

Hewitson, W.C.,1863-1878 : Illustrations of diurnal Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae.
London, van Vorst. x+229pp. and 14a-14h, Suppl. 1-47; pls. (108, numbered;)
1-85, 88-92, 3a,3b,3c, Suppl.I-VII, Ia, Ib, IIIa, IIIb, IVa, Va, Vb. In 8 parts.


Remelana jangala travana ♂ Remelana jangala travana ♀
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Yala, Thailand.

1999.07.21 - 2022.09.30.

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