Eustroma melancholica (Butler, 1878) -

Taxonomic Information

Eustroma Hübner, [1825] known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Eustroma aurantiaria (Moore, 1868). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal, Sikkim.
Eustroma aurigena (Butler, 1880). India: NE Himalaya.
Eustroma chalcoptera (Hampson, 1895). India: Sikkim, 10000ft.
Eustroma elista Prout, 1940. India: Tonglo, 3050m, Sikkim, Quelle; Yatong (Sikkim/Tibet Border).
Eustroma hampsoni Prout, 1958. India: Sikkim.
Eustroma inextricata (Walker, 1866).
Eustroma lativittaria (Moore, 1868). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Eustroma melancholica venipicta Warren, 1893.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Eustroma melancholica -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
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  2. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website).  http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=257504. [accessed 04 November 2016]
  3. Wikipedia contributors. Eustroma melancholicum [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2016 Aug 23, 21:39 UTC [cited 2016 Aug 23]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Eustroma_melancholicum&oldid=735904640.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Eustroma melancholica (Butler, 1878) – . 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/eustroma-melancholica, accessed 2024/04/16.