Eucyclodes discipennata (Walker, 1861) -

Taxonomic Information

Eucyclodes Warren, 1894 species known from India
Eucyclodes albiradiata (Warren, 1893). Naga Hills. 
Eucyclodes albisparsa (Walker, 1861). NE India, S. India.
Eucyclodes alboviridis (Moore, 1872). N. India.
Eucyclodes aureofulva (Warren, 1897). India: Arunachal Pradesh. Listed by some authors as Chloromachia aureofulva Warren, 1897.
Eucyclodes discipennata (Walker, 1861). India: Meghalaya (Garo Hills). 
Eucyclodes divapala (Walker, 1861). S. India.
Eucyclodes gavissima (Walker, 1861). India: Himalayas, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra; Sri Lanka.
Eucyclodes pastor (Butler, 1880). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling). 
Eucyclodes picturata (Hampson, 1903). India: Maharashtra, Goa. 
Eucyclodes praeampla (Warren, 1897). India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills).
Eucyclodes sanguilineata (Moore, [1868]. West Bengal. 
Eucyclodes semialba (Walker, 1861). India: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh. 
Eucyclodes textilis (Butler, 1880). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling), Arunachal Pradesh.

 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh12
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
Meghalaya2
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total212
  1. Thalera discipennata Walker, 1861. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, Vol 22, pg. 600. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso2224brit/page/598/mode/1up?view=theater.
  2. Seitz, A. (Ed). The Macrolepidoptera of the World, Seitz, Vol. 12, pg. 86 & Pl. 10e, as Lophomachia discipennata.
  3. Han, H. & Xue, D. 2011. Fauna Sinica (Insecta Vol. 54, Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Geometrinae). Science Press, Beijing. 787 pp.   Pg. 723. Reports distribution from India.
  4. Holloway, J. D. 1996. The moths of Borneo (part 9); Family Geometridae: Subfamilies Oenochrominae, Desmobathrinae, Geometrinae. Malayan Nature Journal 49:147-326. Pg. 238, Pl. 7/22. 
  5. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-9/geometrini/geometrini_23_6.php
  6. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=456649 [accessed 04 June 2021]
  7. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/563509-Eucyclodes-discipennata

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Eucyclodes discipennata (Walker, 1861) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/eucyclodes-discipennata, accessed 2024/04/18.