Sufetula spp. Walker, 1859 -

Taxonomic Information

Sufetula Walker, 1859 species known from the Indian subcontinent.

Sufetula nitidalis Hampson, 1908. Sri Lanka; India.

Sufetula sunidesalis Walker, 1859. Sri Lanka; India: Sikkim, Assam.

Sufetula rectifascialis Hampson, 1896. Sri Lanka.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat11
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka11
Kerala11
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh1
Maharashtra23
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga12
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total1121551
Sufetula spp.: Saccharum officinarum (Poaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010)
  1. Mally, R., Hayden, J.E., Neinhuis, C., Jordal, B.H. and Nuss, M., 2019. The phylogenetic systematics of Spilomelinae and Pyraustinae (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Crambidae) inferred from DNA and morphology. 77 (1): 141-204.For subfamily placement. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Sufetula spp. Walker, 1859 – . 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/sufetula-spp, accessed 2024/03/03.