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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Eustrotiinae > Maliattha

Maliattha plumbata (Butler, 1889)

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Maliattha umbrina (Hampson, 1891)
Maliattha umbrina is brown & has a grey reniform spot.
OD Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/180088#page/84/mode/1up ; Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/180088#page/167/mode/1up

Maliattha Walker, 1863 species in Indian subcontinent
Maliattha amorpha (Butler, 1886). 
Maliattha arefacta (Butler, 1879). West Bengal, Nepal. 
Maliattha baetica (Swinhoe, 1890). Myanmar.
Maliattha bilineata (Hampson, 1898). Khasis, Meghalaya.
Maliattha chionozona (Hampson, 1910). Belgaum, Karnataka.
Maliattha erecta (Moore, 1881). Nilgiris.
Maliattha euryzona (Hampson, 1910). Belgaum, Karnataka.
Maliattha fervens (Hampson, 1906). S. India. 
Maliattha fuliginosa Warren, 1913. Bombay, Maharashtra.
Maliattha fuscimima Warren, 1913. Rajasthan.
Maliattha guttifera Warren, 1913. Meghalaya.
Maliattha lacteata Warren, 1913. Punjab.
Maliattha latifasciata (Hampson, 1898). Bombay, Maharashtra.
Maliattha lativitta (Moore, 1881). Nilgiris, Karnataka, Maharshtra.
Maliattha marginalis (Walker, 1863). Khasi Hills.
Maliattha orbifera Ronkay & Sohn, 2004. Nepal
Maliattha picata (Butler, 1889). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. 
Maliattha plumbata (Butler, 1889). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Maliattha quadripartita (Walker, 1865). N India, Nepal. 
Maliattha ruptifascia (Hampson, 1891). Nilgiris.
Maliattha vialis (Moore, 1882). India.
Maliattha tegulata (Butler, 1889). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Maliattha umbrina (Hampson, 1891). Nilgiris. 
Maliattha signifera (Walker, [1858]). India.
Maliattha separata Walker, 1863. India.
Maliattha plumbitincta Hampson, 1902. Tibet, Nepal.  
Maliattha renalis Moore, 1882. Treated as synonym of Maliattha separata
Maliattha basalis Moore, 1882. Treated as synonym of Maliattha arefacta
References:
  1. OD: Acontia plumbata Butler, 1889. Illustration of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the Collection of the British Museum, Vol 7, pg 61, Pl 129, fig 4. TL: Dharmsala.Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/75387#page/71/mode/1up. Plate at https://archive.org/stream/illustrationsoft07brituoft#page/n150/mode/1up
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg 305 #2002 as Hyelopsis plumbata
  3. Seitz, A. (Ed), 1912. The Macrolepidoptera of the World, Vol 11 pg 277, Pl. 25h.

 

 

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Maliattha plumbata (Butler, 1889). 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/357524/Maliattha-plumbata
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