Saletara panda distanti  Butler, 1898

Saletara panda distanti ♂ Up. Saletara panda distanti ♂ Un. Saletara panda distanti ♀ Up. Saletara panda distanti ♀ Un.
♂, Yala, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.
Saletara panda distanti ♂ Up. Saletara panda distanti ♂ Un. Saletara panda distanti ♀ Up. Saletara panda distanti ♀ Un.
♂, Ranong, Thailand. ♀, Ranong, Thailand.

ON : Saletara distanti Butler, 1898
OD : Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7)2:400.
TL : Malacca ; Singapore ; Sumatra ; Borneo.
Distribution : P.Thailand (Ranong and southward),
W.Malaysia, Tioman, Aur, Singapore, Sumatra, Borneo.
Saletara panda distanti map

Records taken from Literature

[ THAILAND ]
Saletara liberia distanti ; Pinratana,1983 : 21, pl.16, figs.36,♂,♀. (Ranong; Phang Nga; Trang; Yala)
Saletara panda distanti ; Ek-Amnuay,[2007] : 158, pl.51, figs.Pi38,♂,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Ranong: Khlong Nakha; Than To)
Saletara panda distanti ; Kimura et al.,2011 : 155, figs.♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khlong Naka; Ka Chong; Than To WF.)
Saletara panda distanti ; Ek-Amnuay,2012 : 158, pl.51, figs.Pi38,♂,♂,♂(Un),♀,♀(Un). (Khlong Naka; Than To)
Saletara panda distanti ; S.Sophonviwatkul, C.Sunthornwiphat & T.Laola,2015- : Butterflies of Thailand, figs. (Ranong; Yala) (accessed: 2022.10.03)
Saletara panda distanti ; Küppers & Janikorn,2017 : 197, figs.Abb.Pi-070-071. (Phang Nga)


Specimens Examined

[ THAILAND ]
Ranong : 10♂ 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Yala : 8♂ (incl.photo and photo by S.Atdhabhan).
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Narathiwat : 1♂.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes

The butterfly is locally not rare in montane forest at low to moderate elevations (Alt. 30 - 600m). Males frequently come to the banks of streams and puddles to suck water.


Literature

Butler, A.G.,1898 : On the Pierine Butterflies of the Genus "Catophaga".
Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7)2:392-401 ; 458-467.


Saletara panda distanti ♂ Saletara panda distanti ♂
♂, Yala, Thailand. (photo by S.Atdhabhan) ♂, Yala, Thailand.

1996.10.31 - 2022.10.31.

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