Appias cardena perakana  (Fruhstorfer, 1902)

Appias cardena perakana ♂ Up. Appias cardena perakana ♂ Un. Appias cardena perakana ♂ Up. Appias cardena perakana ♂ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand.

ON : Tachyris cardena perakana Fruhstorfer, 1902
OD : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 15(1):175.
TL : Perak, Malaysia.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Trang and Southward),
W.Malaysia, Aur.
Appias cardena perakana map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Appias cardena perakana ; Pinratana,1983 : 19, pl.16, figs.34,♂,♂(Un). (Trang)
Appias cardena perakana ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 156, pl.50, figs.Pi36,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀(Un). (Trang)
Appias cardena perakana ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 159. (by literature)
Appias cardena perakana ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 156, pl.50, figs.Pi36,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀(Un). (Trang)
Appias cardena perakana ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Yala) (accessed: 2022.09.22)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Yala : 8♂ (incl.photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is locally not rare in montane forest at moderate elevations (Alt. 550 - 700m). Males frequently come to the banks of streams and puddles to suck water.


Literature

Fruhstorfer, H.,1902 : Neue Lepidopteren aus dem Indo-Malayischen Gebiet.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 15(1):169-178.


Appias cardena perakana ♂ Appias cardena perakana ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan) ♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)
Appias cardena perakana ♂ Appias cardena perakana ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan)

1996.10.31 - 2022.09.30.

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