Xanthodes intersepta Guenée, 1852 -

Taxonomic Information

Xanthodes Guenée, 1852 species known from the Indian subcontinent.
Xanthodes albago (Fabricius, 1794)
Xanthodes transversa Guenée, 1852
Xanthodes intersepta Guenée, 1852

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi1
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala1
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra11
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga1
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura1
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
Total12211

Xanthodes intersepta Guenée, 1852: Abelmoschus esculentus, Hibiscus tilliaceus, Decaschistia trilobata, Kydia calycina, Thespesia lampas, Urena lobata (Malvaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. pg 323, # 2061 as Acontia intersepta.
  2. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. PhD Thesis. Pl 42/23. 
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pl 34/22. 
  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 221.
  5. http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=768394 [accessed 15 August 2017]
  6. https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/115645

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Xanthodes intersepta Guenée, 1852 – . 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/xanthodes-intersepta, accessed 2024/07/23.