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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Nudariina > Stictane

Stictane fractilinea (Snellen, 1880)

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Stictane Hampson, 1900 species from India and Sri Lanka.
Stictane fractilinea (Snellen, 1880). India: Sikkim, Karnataka, Assam, Tamil Nadu; Sri Lanka.
Stictane fusca (Hampson, 1901). Sri Lanka (TL).
Stictane obliquilinea Hampson, 1900. Sri Lanka(TL); India: Karnataka (?).
Stictane rectilinea (Snellen, 1879). India: Goa, Karnataka, Mizoram, Meghalaya. 
  1. OD: Pitane fractilinea Snellen, 1880; Midden-Sumatra, 4 (8): 38. Text at
  2. Eugoa multipuncta Hampson, 1893; Ill. typical Spec. Lep. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 9: 81, pl. 158, f. 3; TL: Ceylon, Dickoya. Text at at
  3. Stictane fractilinea Hampson, 1900. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalanae in the British Musuem, Vol II, pg. 259, # 544 & fig. 174. Text at
  4. 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. 93, #1390 as Aemene multipuncta.
  5. Kirti, J.S., Joshi, R. and Singh, N., 2013. Taxonomic studies and new faunistic records of two species of the genus Stictane Hampson (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae) from India. Acta zoologica cracoviensia, 56(1), pp.1-7. pg 3. 
  6. Kirti, J.S. & N. Singh. 2015. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 1, pp 1-205. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. Pg 160.

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Anonymous. 2022. Stictane fractilinea (Snellen, 1880). 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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