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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Hypopyrini > Hypopyra

Hypopyra spp.

Eight species of Hypopyra Guenee, 1852 are known from India. They are very variable, and are best identified by upperside and underside details. 
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
Assam
Chhattisgarh
Gujarat
Karnataka
Maharashtra
Manipur
Nagaland
Tamil Nadu
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Hypopyra Guenee, 1852 species in Indian subcontinent
Hypopyra burmanica (Hampson, 1913). Myanmar.
Hypopyra feniseca Guenée, 1852. Nepal, India.
Hypopyra meridionalis (Hampson, 1913). Sri Lanka, S. & C. India. 
Hypopyra ossigera Guenée, 1852. C. India. 

Hypopyra pudens Walker, 1858. India.
Hypopyra spermatophora (Hampson, 1913). Assam. 
Hypopyra unistrigana Guenée, 1852. India. 
Hypopyra vespertilio (Fabricius, 1787). India. Western Ghats. 
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Anonymous. 2022. Hypopyra spp. . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357739/Hypopyra-spp.
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