Delias hyparete metarete  Butler, 1879

Delias hyparete metarete ♂ Up Delias hyparete metarete ♂ Un Delias hyparete metarete ♀ Up Delias hyparete metarete ♀ Un
♂, Surat Thani, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Delias hyparete metarete ♂ Up Delias hyparete metarete ♂ Un Delias hyparete metarete ♀ Up Delias hyparete metarete ♀ Un
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Delias metarete Butler,1879
OD : Trans. linn. Soc. Lond.,(2) Zool. 1(8):550.
TL : Malacca ; Penang.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Chumphon and Southward),
W.Malaysia, Tioman, Singapore.
● ssp.indica
ssp.metarete
Delias hyparete metarete Map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Delias hyparete metarete ; Pendlebury,1923 : 25. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat: Khao Ram ; Khao Luang)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Godfrey,1930 : 222. (Nakhon Sri Thammarat)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Godfrey,1932a : 264. (P)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Pinratana,1983 : 9, pl.8, figs.13b♂,♀,♂(Un). (Chunphon; Nakhon Sri Thammarat; Phuket; Trang)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 136, pl.40, figs.Pi13b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Krabi; Ranong)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Les Day,2011-2022 : Samui Butterflies, figs. (Koh Samui; Koh Phangan) (accessed: 2022.08.03)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 169, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khlong Naka; Ka Chong; Haadjai; Than To WF.)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 136, pl.40, figs.Pi13b♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Krabi; Ranong)
Delias hyparete metarete ; Küppers & Janikorn,2017 : 190-191, figs.Abb.Pi-031-032. (Phang Nga)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 4♂ 4♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Trang : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Pattani : 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 7♂ 4♀ (incl.photo and photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is common in montane and secondary forest at low to high elevations (Alt. 10 - 700m), and can also be found in the city. Both sexes visit flowers.


Literature

Butler, A.G.,1879 : The Butterflies of Malacca.
Trans. linn. Soc. Lond., (2)Zool. 1(8):533-568, pl.68,69.


Delias hyparete metarete ♀ Delias hyparete metarete ♀
♀, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan) ♀, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
Delias hyparete metarete ♂+♀
♂+♀ (mating), Yala, Thailand.

1996.10.31 - 2022.11.30.

A Check list of Butterflies in Indo-China, Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM. Copyright © 1996- Y.Inayoshi.