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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Neogurelca

Neogurelca hyas (Walker, 1856) – Even-banded Hawkmoth

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Kerala
Maharashtra
Meghalaya
Tamil Nadu
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Neogurelca Hogenes & Treadaway, 1993 species known from India. 
Neogurelca himachala (Butler, [1876]) (Lophura). India (Arunachal Pradeh); Nepal.
Neogurelca hyas (Walker, 1856)(Lophura).India; Nepal; Bhutan; Myanmar.
Neogurelca masuriensis (Butler, 1875) (Lophura). India (NW Himalayas, TL: Mussoorie, Uttarakhand); Bhutan. 
Neogurelca montana (Rothschild & Jordan, 1915) (Gurelca).Assam; Tibet.

References:
  1. OD: Lophura hyas Walker, 1856. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 8: 107. Type locality: [Indonesia,] Java [Jawa].
  2. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. Pg. 110, # 173, Fig. 65 as Gurelca hyas
  3. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/1961  [accessed 01 November 2017]
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neogurelca_hyas 
  5. https://tpittaway.tripod.com/china/n_hya.htm  [accessed 01 November 2017]

 

 

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Manoj, P & Yuvadeeban. 2022. Neogurelca hyas (Walker, 1856) – Even-banded 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/356162/Neogurelca-hyas
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