Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852) - Sober Tabby

Taxonomic Information

Ericeia Walker, [1858] species from India.  

Ericeia elongata Prout, 1929. Indo-Australian tropics.  

Ericeia eriophora (Guenée, 1852). Indo-Australian tropics.  

Ericeia fraterna (Moore, [1885]). S. India; Myanmar; Sri Lanka.  Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852). India; Nepal.  

Ericeia pertendens (Walker, 1858). India; Nepal.  

https://hkmothsblog.wordpress.com/2017/12/28/difficult-moth-species-groups-in-hk-1-ericeia-erebidae-erebinae-hulodini/  on notes to separate various Ericeia Walker, [1858] species.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Ericeia inangulata - Sober Tabby


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh2
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 Bengal
Total112

Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852) – Sober Tabby: Adiantum lunulatum (Pteridaceae),Cassia fistula, Chamaecrista kleinii, Cassia renigera, Dalbergia latifolia, Senna obtusifolia, Xylia xylocarpa (Fabaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. OD: Hulodes inangulata Guenée, 1852. Hist. Nat. Insectes, Spec. gén. Lépid. 7: 210.
  2. Remigia optativa Walker, 1858. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 14: 1510.
  3. Remigia optatura Walker, 1858. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 15: 1848.
  4. Remigia comitata Walker, 1865. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 33: 1018.
  5. Hulodes umbrosa Walker, 1869. Characters undescribed Lepid. Heterocera: 91.
  6. Ericeia intextilia Schultze, 1908. Philippine J. Sci., 3(A): 32
  7. Ericeia levuensis Prout, 1929. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (10), 3: 597.
  8. Ericeia certilinea Prout, 1929. Bull. Hill Mus., Witley, 3: 112.
  9. Ericeia intextilia Schultze; Holloway, 1976: 33.
  10. 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. pg 40, # 156, pl 10/7-8.
  11. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/cato/inangulata.html
  12. http://www.africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/EREBINAE/ericeia%20inangulata.htm
  13. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/hulodini/hulodini_4_3.php 
  14. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ericeia_inangulata

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852) – Sober Tabby. 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/ericeia-inangulata, accessed 2024/03/05.