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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Calpinae > Ophiderini > Eudocima

Eudocima aurantia (Moore, 1877)

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
Tamil Nadu
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 1852b). TL: India.
References:
  1. OD: Ophideres aurantia Moore, 1877, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond., 1877: 607.
  2. Adris rutilus Moore, 1881, Trans. zool. Soc. Lond., 11: 70.
  3. Khadira aurantia Moore; Holloway, 1976: 36.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 115/3. As Khadira aurantia
  5. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/calp/aurantia.html [accessed 03 September 2020]
  6. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/calpini/calpini_4_6.php
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Eudocima aurantia (Moore, 1877). 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/357334/Eudocima-aurantia
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