Aemene sagittifera Moore, 1888 -

Taxonomic Information

Aemene Walker, 1854 species known from India (Volynkin et al. 2017; Singh et. al. 2021).
 
Aemene albisparsa Hampson, 1898. NE India. 

Aemene amnaea Swinhoe, 1894. NE India. 
Aemene flavescens Hampson, 1898. NE India. Listed as Halone flavescens (Hampson, 1898) (Funet).
Aemene fulvocincta Hampson, 1900. S. India. 
Aemene maculifascia Moore, 1878. NE India. 
Aemene guttulosana (Walker, 1863). India, Sri Lanka. 
Aemene mesozonata Hampson, 1898. NE India, Thailand, Malay Peninsula. 

Aemene minima (Hampson, 1900). West Bengal. 
Aemene nilgirica Hampson, 1891. S India; Sri Lanka.  
Aemene nocturna (Hampson, 1900). NE India. 
Aemene quinquefascia Hampson, 1891. S. India. 
Aemene sagittifera Moore, 1888. TL: Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh. 
Aemene seriata Hampson, 1900. NE India, Thailand.

Aemene sordida Butler, 1877. TL: Coimbatore, Punjab (India); Sri Lanka. 
Aemene spotoptera Singh & Kirti, 2016. TL: Karnataka
Aemene subcinerea Moore, 1878. TL: Kangra, Himachal Pradesh. 

Aemene tau Heylaerts, 1891. S. India, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Java. 
Aemene taprobanis Walker, 1854. India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, W and SW China. 
Aemene tenebrosa Moore, 1878. TL: Mumbai, Maharashtra. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Aemene sagittifera -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh3
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand2
West Bengal1
Total213
  1. Aemene sagittifera Moore, 1888. Proceedings of the general meetings for scientific business of the Zoological Society of London, 1888 pg 392. TL: Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen88zool/page/391/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Siccia sagittifera Hampson, 1900, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 392, f. 305. Text at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid2brituoft/page/392/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg 93, #1391.
  4.  Seitz,A. (Ed.) 1910. The Macrolepidoptera of the World, Vol 2 pg 53 & Pl 17c as Siccia sagittifera.
  5. Volynkin, A.V., Černý, K. and Ivanova, M.S., 2017. Description of a new Aemene Walker, 1854 from North Thailand and Myanmar, with a checklist of the genus (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae). Zootaxa, 4306(3), pp. 444-450.
  6. Singh, N. ,Joshi, R.,Kirti, J. S.,Bisht, S. S., & H. S. Param. 2021. A catalogue of Indian Arctiinae (Erebidae, Lepidoptera). Zootaxa 5058 (1): 001–118. 
  7. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=956108 [accessed 01 August 2021]
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Aemene sagittifera Moore, 1888 – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.42. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/aemene-sagittifera, accessed 2023/03/31.