Conservula indica (Moore, 1867) -

Taxonomic Information

Conservula Grote, 1874 species known from India. 
Conservula indica (Moore, 1867). India: West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh; Nepal. 
Conservula v-brunneum (Guenée, 1852). India: Pondicherry (TL); Sri Lanka. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Conservula indica -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1431
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra1
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total143111

Conservula indica (Moore, 1867): Pteridium aquilinum (Dennstaedtiaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

 

  1. OD: Phlogophora indica Moore, 1867. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867: 57; TL: Bengal. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofzoo1867zool/page/57/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. 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.246 #1827
  3. Conservula indica; Hampson, 1908. Cat. Lepid. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 7: 502, pl. 120, f. 8. Text at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid71908brit/page/502/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/catalogueoflepid410brit/page/n302/mode/2up?view=theater
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.pl.15:24
  5. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia, http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/90_NOCTUOIDEA/05_NOCTUIDAE/13_NOCTUINAE/040_Phlogophora/Phlogophora%20indica/Phlogophora%20indica.htm [accessed 14 Oct 2015 as Phlogophora indica].

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Conservula indica (Moore, 1867) – . 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/conservula-indica, accessed 2024/02/22.