MOI website produced by:

Indian Foundation for Butterflies



MOI by the numbers:


No. of species pages: 1,862
No. of lifecycle pages: 147
No. of images: 17,342
No. of website visits: site visit count
No. of unique visitors:Unique visitors
Since 2015

Also see the latest images

Search:
Advance search
 

Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Poaphilini > Achaea

Achaea mezentia (Stoll, 1780)

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
Karnataka
Kerala
All states
Similiar species:
References:
  1. OD: Noctua mezentia Stoll, 1780. Pap. Exot. 4; 70, Pl. 323. f.F
  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. 494, #2482.
  3. Moore, F. 1884-7. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3. Pg. 165, Pl 169, Fig 1.



Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Poaphilini > Achaea


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Achaea mezentia (Stoll, 1780). 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/356466/Achaea-mezentia
Share on facebook email page Share by email