Hyperythra lutea (Stoll, [1781]) -

Taxonomic Information

Hyperythra Guenée, 1857 species known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Hyperythra lutea (Stoll, [1781]). India: West Bengal, throughout India.
Hyperythra phoenix Swinhoe, 1891. India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills).
Hyperythra susceptaria (Walker, 1866). India: Punjab.
Hyperythra swinhoei Butler, 1880. Bhutan; India: Madhya Pradesh ("Jubbulpore"), Rajasthan; Pakistan (Campbellur).

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam1
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh3
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi21
Goa
Gujarat11
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka12132
Kerala11
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra11213
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga12121
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu1
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand131
West Bengal
Total1151254816

Hyperythra lutea (Stoll, [1781]): Gouania leptostachya, Ziziphus oenopolia (Rhamnaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. Phalaena lutea Stoll, [1781]. In: Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (29-31): 157, pl. 370, f. C, D. Text at https://archive.org/details/deuitlandschekap41782cram/page/157/mode/1up?view=theater (in German). Plate at https://archive.org/details/CUbiodiversity1277042-9599/page/n364/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs, pg 218, # 3279.
  3. Holloway, J. D. 1993. The Moths of Borneo. Part 11. Geometridae: Ennominae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-11/Caberini/caberini_1_1.php [accessed 10 Sep 2015]
  4. Gurule, S & S. M. Nikam. 2013. The moths (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of northern Maharashtra: a preliminary checklist. Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(12): 4693–4713; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o2555.4693-713. Image 84.
  5. Iyer, G., D. Stüning & S. Sondhi. 2021. An inventory of geometrid moths (Lepidoptera: Geometroidea: Geometridae) of Kalakad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 13(13): 19887–19920. 7105.13.13.19887-19920. Image 196
  6. Wikipedia contributors. Hyperythra lutea [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2014 Aug 15, 19:11 UTC [cited 2015 Sep 10]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Hyperythra_lutea&oldid=621392099

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Hyperythra lutea (Stoll, [1781]) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.71. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/hyperythra-lutea, accessed 2024/02/22.