Calesia haemorrhoa Guenée, 1852 - Grey-winged Gibbon Moth

Taxonomic Information

Calesia Guenée, 1852 species known from India. 
Calesia dasypterus Kollar, 1844. Himalaya. 
Calesia fuscicorpus Hampson, 1891. India: Nilgiris.
Calesia haemorrhoa Guenée, 1852. N. &. C. India; Nepal. 
Calesia flabellifera Moore, 1878. Myanmar.
Calesia phaiosoma (Hampson, 1891). India: Nilgiris. 
Calesia proxantha Hampson, 1895. Myanmar.
Calesia rhodotela Hampson, 1926. Maharashtra; Myanmar.
Calesia roseiceps Hampson, 1894. India: Sikkim.
Calesia rufipalpis (Walker, 1858). India: Karnataka; Sri Lanka.
Calesia stillifera Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874. S. &. W. India; Sri Lanka. 
Calesia thermantis Hampson, 1926. Sri Lanka.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Calesia haemorrhoa - Grey-winged Gibbon Moth


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
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
Uttarakhand11
West Bengal51
Total521

Calesia haemorrhoa Guenée, 1852 – Grey-winged Gibbon Moth : Barleria cristata (Acanthaceae), Eranthemum sp., Justicia sp. (Acanthaceae) (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. 580, # 2694.
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Pl. 8/8. 
  3. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=560876

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Calesia haemorrhoa Guenée, 1852 – Grey-winged Gibbon Moth. 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/calesia-haemorrhoa, accessed 2024/02/23.