Elymnias hypermnestra hainana  Moore, 1878


ON : Elymnias hainana Moore, 1878
OD : Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(3):696.
TL : Hainan. (♂♀, NHML)
Distribution : N. & C.Vietnam, Hainan, China, Taiwan.
● ssp.tinctoria
ssp.hainana
ssp.violetta
ssp.meridionalis
ssp.robinsona
Elymnias hypermnestra hainana map


Synonyms

Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana Fruhstorfer, 1902 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 14(2):271-272. TL. Haiphong ; Chiem-Hoa, Tonkin. (NHML)
Elymnias nigrescens formosana Fruhstorfer, 1903 : Deut. ent. Zeut. [Iris] 16(1):17-18. TL. Takau, Sud-Formosa. (NHML)
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana ♀ forma.typica Fruhstorfer, 1907 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 20(3):188. TL. Haiphong, Tonkin ; Phuc-Son, M.Annam.
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana ♀ forma.depicta Fruhstorfer, 1907 : Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 20(3):188. TL. Chiem-Hoa, Tonkin.
Elymnias hypermnestra septentrionalis Zhou & Huang, 1994 : in Chou, Monographia Rhopalocerum Sinensium 1:375, fig.♂,♂(Un),♀[♂],♀[♂](Un); 2:758. fig.27. TL. Nanning, Guangxi, China.


Type Materials Information

hainana ;
♂, Type (red), Rh5062, Hainan, Swinhoe, Godman-Salvin Coll. Bates Coll. (NHML, examined)
♀, Type (red), Rh5063, Hainan, Swinhoe, Bates Coll. Godman-Salvin Coll. (NHML, examined)
tonkiniana ;
♂, Type (red), Aug-Sep.1900. Chiem-Hoa, Central Tonkin. (NHML, examined) ; ♀, Type (red), Nov.1899. Haiphong, Tonkin. (NHML, examined)
formosana ;
♂, Type (red), Sep.1-10. Takau, Formosa, Fruhstorfer Coll. (NHML, examined) ; ♀, Type (red), Formosa. Fruhstorfer coll. (NHML, examined)


Records taken from Literature

[ VIETNAM ]
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 377. (Tonkin: Haiphon / C.Annam: Phuc Son)
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana ♀ab.depicta ; Fruhstorfer,1911 : 377. (Tonkin: Chiem Hoa)
Elymnias nigrescens ; Dubois & Vitalis,1919 : 225. (Tonkin)
Elymnias tonkiniana ; Dubois & Vitalis,1919 : 225. (Tonkin)
Elymnias depicta ; Dubois & Vitalis,1919 : 225. (Tonkin)
Elymnias migrescens [sic] f.tonkiniana ; Dubois & Vitalis,1924 : 31. (Tonkin / C.Annam)
Elymnias migrescens [sic] f.depicta ; Dubois & Vitalis,1924 : 31. (Tonkin)
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana ; Lemee,1950 : 8. (Hagiang)
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (N / C)
Elymnias nigrescens tonkiniana f.♀depicta ; Metaye,1957 : 104. (N)
Elymnias hypermnestra tonkiniana ; Ikeda et al.,1999 : 53, fig.4:5,♂,6,♂(Un), fig.9:18(♂,genitalia). (Cuc Phuong)
Elymnias hypermnestra tonkiniana ; Luong et al.,2004 : 3, 44, figs.♂,♂(Un). (Cuc Phuong)
Elymnias hypermnestra tonkiniana ; Monastyrskii,2005 : 29-31, pl.4, figs.1a♂,1b♂(Un),1c♀. (N: Hanoi; Tam Dao; Cat Ba; Cuc Phuong / C: Ben En; Pu Hoat; Vu Quang; Ke Bang; Phong Dien; Bach Ma; Ba Na; Ngoc Linh)
Elymnias hypermnestra tonkiniana ; Monastyrskii & Devyatkin,2015 : 20. (N / C)
Elymnias hypermnestra hainana ; Wei et al.,2017 ; 96, figs.6, K♂,L♀,M♀(f.depicta),N♀(f.depicta). (Vietnam)


Specimens Examined

[ VIETNAM ]
Tonkin (Chiem Hoa ; Bac-kan ; Haiphong) : 1♂ 3♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec

Annam (Hue ; Thua-Luu) : 1♂ 2♀.
JanFebMarAprMayJun JulAugSepOctNovDec


Notes
Literature

Moore, F.,1878 : List of Lepidopterous Insects collected by the late R. Swinhoe in the Island of Hainan.
Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878(3):695-708.

Fruhstorfer, H.,[1902] : Neue und seltene Lepidopteren aus Annam und Tonkin und dem malayischen Archipel.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 14(2):265-276, pl.5.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1903 : Eine neue Elymnias von Formosa.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 16(1):17-19.

Fruhstorfer, H.,1907 : Monographie der Elymniinae.
Deut. ent. Zeit. [Iris] 20(3):157-252.

Chou, I. (ed.),1994 : Monographia Rhopalocerorum Sinensium.
2 vols., 854 pp. Henan Scientific and Technological Publishing House.

Wei, C.H., Lohman, D., Peggie, D. & Yen, S.H.,2017 : An illustrated checklist of the genus Elymnias Hübner,1818 (Nymphalidae, Satyrinae).
Zookeys 676:47-152.


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