Anaplectoides tamsi Boursin, 1955 -

Taxonomic Information

Following Anaplectoides species are known from India/Nepal:

Anaplectoides atrovirens Sugi, 1995. Nepal. 

Anaplectoides tamsi Boursin, 1955

Anaplectoides magnifica (Moore, 1882)

Anaplectoides inexpectata Dierl, 1983Anaplectoides perviridis (Warren, 1912)

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Anaplectoides tamsi -


Species similar to Anaplectoides tamsi is Anaplectoides inexpectata Dierl, 1983; best separated by genitalia.

Anaplectoides inexpectata Dierl, 1983. Spixiana 6 (2): 146, f. 10; TL: E.Nepal, Jumbesi. Text at https://archive.org/stream/spixiana1983zool#page/146/mode/1up
MON Pl. 125/24.
Chandra et al. Pl. 143/20. 

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Andhra Pradesh
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Daman & Diu
Delhi
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Jammu and Kashmir
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Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
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Paschimbanga
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Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
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  1. Anaplectoides tamsi Boursin, 1955. Zs. Wiener ent. Ges. 40: 219, pl. 18, f. 4-5, pl. 20, f. 2 (m.gen); TL: N.Yunnan, Likiang. 
  2. Anaplectoides tamsi Dierl, 1983. Spixiana 6 (2): 143, f. 4, f. 8 (m.gen); TL: Nepal, Khumbu, Kumjung. Text at https://archive.org/stream/spixiana1983zool#page/143/mode/1up
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 14/2. 
  4. Chandra, K., Kumar, V., Singh, N., Raha, A., Sanyal, A.K.2019. Assemblages of Lepidoptera in Indian Himalaya through long term monitoring plots. Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata, 1-457 pp. Pl. 143/21. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Anaplectoides tamsi Boursin, 1955 – . 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/anaplectoides-tamsi, accessed 2024/02/23.