Arcte modesta (van der Hoeven, 1840) -

Taxonomic Information

Arcte Kollar, [1844] species known from India. 
Arcte coerula Guenée, 1852
Arcte modesta (Hoeven, 1840)
Arcte polygrapha Kollar, [1844]
Arcte taprobana Moore, 1885

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Arcte modesta -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala11
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total11
  1. Catocala modesta van der Hoeven, 1840. Tijdschr. nat. Gesch. 7: 282, pl. 7, f. 8a-b. Text at https://archive.org/stream/tijdschriftvoorn07amst#page/282/mode/1up. Plate at https://archive.org/stream/tijdschriftvoorn07amst#page/n310/mode/1up
  2. 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. 487, #2473.
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 261 pp. + 45 pls. Pl. 7/5, 6.

Notes: Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl 46/6 showing Arcte modesta is an error. It is actually Arcte taprobana.

 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Arcte modesta (van der Hoeven, 1840) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.62. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/arcte-modesta, accessed 2023/12/03.