Xyleutes strix (Linnaeus, 1758) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Xyleutes Hübner, [1820] species known from India.

Xyleutes ramamurthyi Yakovlev & Sankararaman, 2021. India: Kerala, Tamil Nadu. 
Xyleutes persona (Le Guillou, 1841). Bangladesh; Sri Lanka; India.
Xyleutes strix (Linnaeus, 1758). Bhutam; India: North India.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Xyleutes strix -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh1
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total11

Xyleutes strix (Linnaeus, 1758): Sesbania grandiflora (Fabaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

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  2. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/55_COSSIDEA/COSSIDAE/03_Zeuzerinae/02_Xyleutes/Xyleutes%20strix/Xyleutes%20strix.htm [accesssed 05 Sep 2016]
  3. Wikipedia contributors. Xyleutes strix [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2014 Aug 16, 06:33 UTC [cited 2016 Sep 5]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Xyleutes_strix&oldid=621453895.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Xyleutes strix (Linnaeus, 1758) – . 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/xyleutes-strix, accessed 2024/03/05.