MOI website produced by:

Indian Foundation for Butterflies

MOI by the numbers:

No. of species pages: 2,523
No. of lifecycle pages: 179
No. of images: 28,010
No. of website visits: site visit count
No. of unique visitors:Unique visitors
Since 2015

Also see the latest images

Advance search

Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Boarmiini > Hyposidra

Hyposidra aquilaria (Walker, 1862)

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:
List of Hyposidra known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Hyposidra albifera (Moore, 1879). India: NW Himalaya, Kulu, Himachal Pradesh.
Hyposidra aquilaria (Walker, 1862). India: Sikkim, Thought India.
Hyposidra infixaria (Walker, 1860).
Hyposidra murina (Swinhoe, 1891). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Hyposidra picaria (Walker, 1866).
Hyposidra polia Hampson, 1896.
Hyposidra talaca talaca (Walker, 1860). Sri Lanka.
Hyposidra violescens Hampson, 1895. India: Sikkim.
  1. Lagyra aquilaria Walker, 1862. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 26: 1485. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 214, # 3267.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 72/2. 
  4. [accessed 09 March 2020]

Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Boarmiini > Hyposidra

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2022. Hyposidra aquilaria (Walker, 1862). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
Share on facebook email page Share by email