Beara tortriciformis (Strand, 1917) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Beara Walker, 1866 species known from India:
Beara dichromella Walker, 1866. India (Maharashtra, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Uttarakhand); Bhutan; Sri Lanka.
Beara nubiferella Walker, 1866. India (Andamans).
Beara tortriciformis (Strand, 1917) (Hylophilodes). India (Meghalaya, N.E. Himalaya).

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Beara tortriciformis -


Beara tortriciformis has a triangular dark costal patch near FW apex, which Beara dichromella lacks.

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
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
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total1
  1. OD: Hylophilodes tortriciformis Strand, 1917. Archiv Naturg. 82 A (1): 145; TL: Formosa, Alikang
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 31/21-23. Tribal placement based on Kononenko & Pinratana (2013). 
  3. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-18/gelastocera/gelastocera_1_3.php
  4. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/714931-Beara-tortriciformis
  5. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=282205
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Beara tortriciformis (Strand, 1917) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/beara-tortriciformis, accessed 2024/04/14.