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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Aganainae > Asota

Asota ficus (Fabricius, 1775)

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Chhattisgarh
Delhi
Gujarat
Himachal Pradesh
Karnataka
Maharashtra
Meghalaya
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Superficially similiar to the male of Peridrome orbicularis.

List of Asota Hübner, [1819] species known from India.
Asota canaraica Moore, 1878. India.
Asota caricae Fabricius, 1775. Sri Lanka; India.
Asota clara Butler, 1875. Myanmar.
Asota egens (Walker, 1854). Nepal; Myanmar; India: Naga Hills, Nagaland, Sikkim, Khasia Hills, Mehgalaya.
Asota ficus Fabricius, 1775. Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka; Myanmar; India.
Asota heliconia (Linnaeus, 1758). India.
Asota paphos (Fabricius, 1787). India: NE Himalaya.
Asota plaginota Butler, 1875. Nepal; Sri Lanka; Myanmar; India: NE India, Sikkim.
Asota producta (Butler, 1875). Sri Lanka; India.
Asota sericea Moore, 1878. India.
Asota tortuosa Moore, 1872. Nepal; Myanmar; India: Sikkim.
References:
  1. Asota ficus. In lepidoptera.pro Accessed 23 August 2015. http://lepidoptera.pro/taxonomy/72339
  2. Asota ficus. (2015, May 7). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 11:28, August 23, 2015, from https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Asota_ficus&oldid=661322622
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Plate 34. fg. 7-8

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Anonymous. 2022. Asota ficus (Fabricius, 1775). 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/355185/Asota-ficus
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