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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Calpinae > Ophiderini > Eudocima

Eudocima cajeta Cramer, ([1775])

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
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Eudocima Billberg, 1820 species known from Indian subcontinent.
Eudocima aurantia (Moore, 1877) (Ophideres). TL: Andamans, India. 
Eudocima cajeta (Cramer, [1775] (Phalaena). TL: India.
Eudocima discrepans (Walker, [1858](Ophideres). TL: Singapore. 
Eudocima homaena (Hübner, [1823] 1816) (Othreis). TL: India.
Eudocima hypermnestra (Stoll, [1780])(Phalaena). TL: India.
Eudocima materna (Linnaeus, 1767) (Phalaena). TL: “Indiis”.
Eudocima okurai (Okano, 1964) (Adris). TL: "East Palearctic". Dist. includes Myanmar.
Eudocima phalonia (Linnaeus, 1763)(Phalaena). TL: Africa. Dist. throughout India.
Eudocima salaminia (Cramer, [1777]) (Phalaena). TL: China. Dist. throughout India.
Eudocima sikhimensis (Butler, 1895). (Adris). TL: Oriental region. Dist. includes India.
Eudocima splendida (Yoshimoto, 1999). (Othreis). TL: Myanmar. 
Eudocima tyrannus (Guenée, In Boisduval and Guenée 1852). TL: India.
References:
  1. OD: Phalaena cajeta Cramer, [1775]. Uitl. Kapellen 1 (1-7): 48, (8):152, (1-7): pl. 30, f. A-B; TL: India. Text at https://archive.org/details/deuitlandschekap11779cram/page/48/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/deuitlandschekap11779cram/page/n168/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg 560, # 2639 as Ophideres fullonica
  3. J. M. Zaspel and M. A. Branham 2008. World Checklist of Tribe Calpini (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Calpinae). Insecta Mundi 0047: 1-15.
  4. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pl 4/9-10. Pg. 30.
  5. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=127094. [accessed 20 April 2018]
  6. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/202765-Eudocima-cajeta
  7. http://www.afromoths.net/species/show/30184. [accessed 20 April 2018]

 

 


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Anonymous. 2022. Eudocima cajeta Cramer, ([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/356410/Eudocima-cajeta
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