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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Margaroniini > Agathodes

Agathodes ostentalis (Geyer, 1837) – Coral Tree Moth

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Goa
Karnataka
Kerala
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Nagaland
Tripura
Uttarakhand
All states
Similiar species:
Similar species is A. modicalis, which has brown forewing cilia.
References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Pyralidae, pg. 345, #5005
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). Moths of Nepal. pl.125:27
  3. OD: Perinephela ostentalis Geyer, 1833; in Hübner, Zuträge. Samml. exot. Schmett. 5: f. 833-834
  4. https://web.archive.org/web/20110409040756/http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/pyru/ostent.html [accessed 25 January 2018]

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Anonymous. 2021. Agathodes ostentalis (Geyer, 1837) – Coral Tree Moth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/30640/Agathodes-ostentalis
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