Fossia punicea (Moore, 1878) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Fossia Volynkin, Ivanova & Huang, 2019 known from India.
Fossia punicea punicea (Moore, 1878). India (West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram).
Fossia punicea rothschildi (Draudt, 1914). India (NE India (Meghalaya)).

 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Fossia punicea -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh112
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
Nagaland1
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim1
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal11
Total12113
  1. OD: Barsine punicea Moore, 1878. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1878: 29. Text at http://archive.org/stream/proceedingsofgen78zool#page/29/mode/1up [accessed 20 December 2019]
  2. Miltochrista punicea; Hampson, 1900. Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 481, pl. 32, f. 9; [NHM card]. Text at http://archive.org/stream/catalogueoflepid2brituoft#page/481/mode/1up. [accessed 20 December 2019] Plate at http://archive.org/stream/catalogueoflepid13brit#page/n152/mode/2up. [accessed 20 December 2019]
  3. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae. 283 pp. Pl. 15/137b. 
  4. Kirti, J.S. & N. Singh. 2016. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 2, pp 1-214. Nature Books of India, New Delhi.  Pg. 74. 
  5. Bayarsaikhan, U. , D. Lee & Y. Bae.  2018. A review of Barsine Walker, 1854 (Lepidoptera: Erebidae, Arctiinae) in Cambodia with a new record. Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity. 11. 377-385. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Fossia punicea (Moore, 1878) – . 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/fossia-punicea, accessed 2024/03/03.