Mosopia magniplaga (Swinhoe, 1905) -

Taxonomic Information

Mosopia (Walker, [1866] species known from India. 
Mosopia magniplaga (Swinhoe, 1905). India: Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, West Bengal. 
Mosopia kononenkoi Holloway, 2008. India: Arunachal Pradesh. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Similar species: Mosopia megaspila (Walker, [1866]. Extralimital. Black oval patch on forewing is outlined with white.

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh21
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 Bengal1
Total31
  1. Oxaenanus magniplaga Swinhoe, 1905. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (7)16: 624; TL: Khasia Hills. 
  2. Lödl, M., 2002. Notes on the genus Mosopia Walker ,[1866] 1865 with redescription of the type species M. megaspila Walker,[1866] 1865 (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Herminiinae). Quadrifina, 5, pp.21-26. Fig. 10 for Mosopia magniplaga and Fig. 1-3 for Mosopia megaspila
     

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Mosopia magniplaga (Swinhoe, 1905) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.74. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/Mosopia-magniplaga, accessed 2024/07/23.