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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Lithosiini incertae sedis > Vamuna

Vamuna remelana (Moore, [1866])

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Vamuna alboluteola thorax and forewing not pure white, hindwng ground colour orange/yellow.

Vamuna Moore, 1878 species known from India.
Vamuna alboluteola (Rothschild, 1912)
Vamuna remelana (Moore, [1866])
Vamuna virilis (Rothschild, 1913)
Vamuna bipars Moore, 1878
Vamuna maculata Moore, 1878
  1. OD: Lithosia remelana Moore, [1866]. Moore, [1866]. On the lepidopterous insects of Bengal. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London798.  TL. Darjeeling. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae, pg 68, # 1315 as Sidyma remelana
  3. Hampson, G. 1900. Catalogue of the Arctiadae (Nolinae, Lithosinae) in the collection of the British Museum, pg. 211, pl. 24, f. 18 as Agylla ramelana (sic).
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). Moths of Nepal pl.40:1-2 as Vamuna ramelana (sic).
  5. Holloway, J. D. 1988. The Moths of Borneo. Part 6. Arctiidae: Syntominae, Euchomiinae, Arctiinae, Aganainae (to Noctuidae).
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Anonymous. 2022. Vamuna remelana (Moore, [1866]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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