Tamba apicata (Hampson, 1902) -

Taxonomic Information

Tamba Walker, 1869 species known from Indian subcontinent. 
Tamba apicata (Hampson, 1902) (Zethes). India: Meghalaya (TL: Khasi Hills). 
Tamba cautiperas (Hampson, 1912) (Marapana). Sri Lanka.
Tamba decolor (Walker, 1865) (Focilla). India: Uttar Pradesh (TL). 
Tamba griseipars Hampson, 1926. Bhutan (TL). 
Tamba lahera (Swinhoe, 1897) (Zethes). India: Andaman Is. 
Tamba lineifera (Walker, 1865) (Ephyrodes). Sri Lanka.
Tamba mnionomera Hampson, 1926. India: West Bengal, Karnataka. 
Tamba multiplaga (Swinhoe, 1901). India: Meghalaya (Jaintia Hill: TL). 
Tamba nigrilinea (Walker, 1869) (Obdora). India, Sri Lanka, Andaman Is. 
Tamba palliolata (Swinhoe, 1890) (Zethes). Myanmar (TL). 
Tamba prunescens Hampson, 1926. India: Sikkim (TL). 
Tamba redupilicalis (Walker, [1866]). India (TL). 
Tamba rufipennis (Hampson, 1895) (Zethes). Bhutan (TL); Nepal. 
Tamba scopulina Hampson, 1926. Myanmar (TL).
Tamba submicacea Walker, 1869. India; Uttar Pradesh (Varanasi: TL). 
Tamba venusta (Hampson, 1898) (Egnasia). India: Meghalaya (TL: Khasi Hills).
Tamba vinolia (Hampson, 1895). India: Sikkim (TL).
Tamba usurpatalis (Walker, [1859]) (Egnasia). Sri Lanka. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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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
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total11
  1. OD: Zethes apicata Hampson, 1902. The Journal of Bombay Natural History Society, 14: 216. India: Meghalaya (TL: Khasi Hills).
  2. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/saroba/saroba_11_27.php
  3. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/341675-Tamba-apicata

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Tamba apicata (Hampson, 1902) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.62. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/Tamba-apicata, accessed 2023/12/01.