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Epiplema fulvilinea (Hampson, 1891)

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
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Epiplema ruptaria see Hampson, 1895 (references)

Epiplema Herrich-Schäffer, [1855] known species from India.
Epiplema albida. Sri Lanka; India.
Epiplema clathrata Warren, 1896. India: NE Himalaya.
Epiplema himala (Butler, 1880). India.
Epiplema irrorata (Moore, 1887). Sri Lanka; India.
Epiplema latifasciata (Moore, 1887). Sri Lanka; India.
Epiplema quadristrigata (Walker, 1866). Sri Lanka.
Epiplema reticulata (Moore, [1888]). Bhutan; India.
Epiplema rhacina Swinhoe, 1917. India: Khasia Hills, Meghalaya.
  1. Hampson, G. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae. Pg 130, # 3056.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992-2000. Moths of Nepal. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo pl. 138:8, pg. 82.
  3. OD at Erosia fulvilinea Hampson, 1891. Illust. Typical specimens Lepid. Heterocera Coln. Br. Mus. 8: 103, Pl 150, fig. 19. TL: Nilgiris. Text at

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Anonymous. 2022. Epiplema fulvilinea (Hampson, 1891). 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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