Besaia rubiginea Walker, 1865 -

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Besaia rubiginea -


Within Indian region - Sikkim, Nepal. First record from Arunachal Pradesh.

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. 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, pg 171, # 314.
  2. Walker, 1865. List Specimens Lepid. Insects Collection British Museum 32: 459.(Original description)
  3. Cote, E. C & C. Swinhoe. 1887. Catalogue of Moths of India, Pt-I-Spinges. Pg no 172.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3, pg 165, Plate 95/12 listed incorrectly as Basaia rubiginosa

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Besaia rubiginea Walker, 1865 – . 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/besaia-rubiginea, accessed 2023/12/01.