MOI website produced by:

Indian Foundation for Butterflies

MOI by the numbers:

No. of species pages: 1,857
No. of lifecycle pages: 147
No. of images: 17,266
No. of website visits: site visit count
No. of unique visitors:Unique visitors
Since 2015

Also see the latest images

Advance search

Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Nausinoe

Nausinoe perspectata (Fabricius, 1775)

Nausinoe pueritia (Cramer, [1780]) is considered a junior synonym (Nuss et al. 2020).
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:
  1. Digital Moths of Asia. [accessed 03 October 2016]
  2. Herbison-Evans, D. & S. Crossley. Caterpillars (and Butterflies and Moths) of Australia. [accessed 03 October 2016]
  3. Robinson, G.S., K.R.Tuck, M. Shaffer & K. Cook. 1994. The Smaller Moths of South-East Asia. Malaysian Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur pg 185, pl 31/2.
  4. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). [accessed 03 October 2016]
  5. Nuss, M., Landry, B., Mally, R. , Vegliante, F. , Tränkner, A. , Bauer, F. , Hayden, J. , Segerer, A. , Schouten, R. , Li, H. , Trofimova, T. , Solis, M. A. ,De Prins, J., Speidel, W.  2003–2020: Global Information System on Pyraloidea. ( (accessed on 10 October 2020). Taxon updated from Nausinoe pueritia to Nausinoe perspectata on 10 Oct 2020. 

Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Nausinoe

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Nausinoe perspectata (Fabricius, 1775). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
Share on facebook email page Share by email