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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Acentropinae > Parapoynx

Parapoynx fluctuosalis (Zeller, 1852)

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
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Chhattisgarh
Delhi
Karnataka
Kerala
Maharashtra
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Parapoynx Hübner, [1825] species known from the Indian subcontinent
 
Parapoynx affinialis Guenée, 1854. India.
Parapoynx andreusialis (Hampson, 1912). Nilgiris.
Parapoynx bilinealis (Snellen, 1876). Punjab
Parapoynx crisonalis (Walker, 1859). India; Sri Lanka.
Parapoynx diminutalis Snellen, 1880. India. 
Parapoynx fluctuosalis (Zeller, 1852). India.
Parapoynx fusalis (Hampson, 1896). Naga Hills. 
Parapoynx fuscicostalis (Hampson, 1896). West Bengal.
Parapoynx gangeticalis Lederer, 1863. India?
Parapoynx leucostola (Hampson, 1896. Myanmar.
Parapoynx stagnalis (Zeller, 1852). India.
Parapoynx votalis (Walker, 1859). West Bengal, Karmataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra; Sri Lanka.
References:
  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parapoynx_fluctuosalis
  2. https://www.africanmoths.com/pages/CRAMBIDAE/ACENTROPINAE/parapoynx%20fluctuosalis.html
  3. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=187564 [accessed 28 October 2017]
  4. Robinson, G.S., K.R.Tuck, M. Shaffer &K. Cook (1994). The Smaller Moths of South-East Asia. Malaysian Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur. 308 pp., 51 figs., 32 pls.  Pl 28/9. 
  5. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg 193, # 4639 as Nymphula fluctuosalis.

 

 

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Anonymous. 2021. Parapoynx fluctuosalis (Zeller, 1852). 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/356157/Parapoynx-fluctuosalis
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