Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Agnidra Moore, 1867 species known from India. 
Agnidra specularia (Walker, 1866) (Fascellina). India (NE India, West Bengal, Sikkim); Bhutan; Myanmar; Sri Lanka; Nepal. 
Agnidra corticata corticata (Warren, 1922) (Drepana). India (NE India). 
Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879) (Drepana). India (Sikkim, Meghalaya, Nagaland, N.E. India, Uttarakhand); NE Myanmar; Nepal. 
Agnidra discispilaria Moore, 1868. India (NE India, West Bengal, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Uttarakhand); Myanmar; Nepal.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh133
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya2
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand12
West Bengal1
Total21523
  1. OD: Drepana vinacea Moore, 1879. Descr. Indian lep. Atkinson (1): 85, TL: Darjeeling at http://archive.org/stream/descriptionsofne00hewi#page/85/mode/1up [accessed 17 December 2018]
  2. Agnidra vinacea; Watson, 1968, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) Suppl. 12 : 40, f. 52-56, pl. 1, f. 305
  3. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/70_DREPANOIDEA/Drepanidae/03_Drepaninae/24_Agnidra/Agnidra%20vinacea/Agnidra%20vinacea_080922157.jpg. [accessed 17 December 2018]
  4. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. Pg. 337, # 724.
  5. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Plate 1/4. 
  6. Dey, P. & S. Sondhi. 2019. First records of Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879) (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae: Drepaninae) from the western Himalaya, extending its known range westwards. Journal of Threatened Taxa, 11(5), 13622-13624. https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.4593.11.5.13622-13624.


 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.74. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/agnidra-vinacea, accessed 2024/05/23.