Epiplema fulvilinea (Hampson, 1891) -

Taxonomic Information

Epiplema ruptaria is a similar species. See Hampson, 1895 (references)


Epiplema Herrich-Schäffer, [1855] known species from India:
Epiplema albida. Sri Lanka; India.
Epiplema clathrata Warren, 1896. India: NE Himalaya.
Epiplema himala (Butler, 1880). India.
Epiplema irrorata (Moore, 1887). Sri Lanka; India.
Epiplema latifasciata (Moore, 1887). Sri Lanka; India.
Epiplema quadristrigata (Walker, 1866). Sri Lanka.
Epiplema reticulata (Moore, [1888]). Bhutan; India.
Epiplema rhacina Swinhoe, 1917. India: Khasia Hills, Meghalaya.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh11
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka11
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra221
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland1
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand11
West Bengal
Total211323

Epiplema fulvilinea (Hampson, 1891): Gmelina sp. (Lamiaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae. Pg 130, # 3056.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992-2000. Moths of Nepal. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo pl. 138:8, pg. 82.
  3. OD: Erosia fulvilinea Hampson, 1891. Illust. Typical specimens Lepid. Heterocera Coln. Br. Mus. 8: 103, Pl 150, fig. 19. TL: Nilgiris. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/23339622#page/113/mode/1up

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Epiplema fulvilinea (Hampson, 1891) – . 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/epiplema-fulvilinea, accessed 2023/03/31.