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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini incertae sedis > Eupanacra

Eupanacra mydon (Walker, 1856) – Common Rippled Hawkmoth

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
Assam
Meghalaya
Nagaland
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Eupanacra metallica, E. variolosa and E. sinuata

List of Eupanacra Cadiou & Holloway, 1989 known from India.
Eupanacra automedon (Walker, 1856), Assam (Arandhara et al., 2017), North East India, Nepal (Leong, 2009).
Eupanacra busiris (Walker, 1856), Assam (Arandhara et al., 2017), Himalayan region (Sanyal et al., 2018).
Eupanacra malayana (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903), Himalayan region (Sanyal et al., 2018).
Eupanacra metallica (Butler, 1875), Assam, Bhutan, Nepal, Sikkim (Bortolin et al., 1998).
Eupanacra mydon (Walker, 1856), Assam (Arandhara et al.,2017), Meghalaya (Bortolin et al.,1998), Uttarakhand (Sondhi and Sondhi, 2016).
Eupanacra perfecta (Butler, 1875), Sikkim, West Bengal (Kitching, 2020).
Eupanacra radians (Gehlen., 1930), Himalayan region (Sanyal et al., 2018).
Eupanacra regularis (Butler, 1875).
Eupanacra sinuate (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903), North East India, Nepal (Pittaway and Kitching, 2020).
Eupanacra variolosa (Walker, 1856), Himalayan region (Sanyal et al., 2018).
References:
  1. Panacra mydon Walker, 1856. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 8: 155. TL: [Bangladesh,] Silhet [Sylhet].
  2. Inoue, H., R.D. Kennett & I.J. Kitching. 1997. Moths of Thailand, Volume 2: Sphingidae. Pg 76, # 100, Pl 25.
  3. https://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/1045
  4. https://tpittaway.tripod.com/china/e_myd.htm

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Sondhi, S. 2022. Eupanacra mydon (Walker, 1856) – Common Rippled Hawkmoth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/355063/Eupanacra-mydon
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