Pseudoadites frigida (Walker, 1854) -

Taxonomic Information

Adites impilia Černý, 2009 has a brown spot on hindwing, which frigida lacks. Adites paraimpilia N. Singh, Kirti & Kaleka, 2016 is another similar species. Kirti & Singh, 2016 proposed a new genus, Pseudoadites, to place Adites frigida. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Pseudoadites frigida -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1111
Assam2
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
Nagaland1
Odisha
Paschimbanga1
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
Total112122
  1. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae. 283 pp, pg 95, # 191
  2. Holloway, J. D. 2001. The Moths of Borneo. Part 7. Arctiidae: Lithosiinae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-7/nudariini/nudariini_6_14.php [accessed 25 August 2015]
  3. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/90_NOCTUOIDEA/02_EREBIDAE/02_ARCTIINAE/04_Lithosiinae/26_Adites/Adites%20frigida/Adites%20frigida.htm [accessed 25 August 2015]

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Pseudoadites frigida (Walker, 1854) – . 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/pseudoadites-frigida, accessed 2024/02/22.