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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Cocytiini > Avatha

Avatha uloptera (Prout, 1925)

Range extension to India. Previously known distribution was Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand, Sumatra, Borneo. 
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
All states
Similiar species:
Avatha Walker, [1858] species known from India.
Avatha bubo (Geyer, 1832). India. 
Avatha chinensis (Warren, 1913). N. India?
Avatha complens (Walker, 1858). NE India, Andaman Is. 
Avatha discolor (Fabricius, 1794). Indo-Australian tropics. 
Avatha garthei (Kobes, 1989). NE India. 
Avatha heterographa (Hampson, 1912). Nepal; Myanmar. 
Avatha noctuoides (Guenée, 1852). India, Andaman Is.; Myanmar.
Avatha pulchrior Holloway, 2005. India (Andaman Is.).
Avatha pulcherrima Butler, 1892. India (Andaman Is.).
Avatha uloptera (Prout, 1925). NE India. 
  1. OD: Athyrma uloptera Prout, 1925. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9), 16: 401.
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Pl. 18/4-6.


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Anonymous. 2022. Avatha uloptera (Prout, 1925). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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