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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Eustrotiinae > Maliattha

Maliattha erecta (Moore, 1881)

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Similiar species:
Maliattha Walker, 1863 species known from the 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. Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Maliattha fuscimima Warren, 1913. Rajasthan.
Maliattha guttifera Warren, 1913. Meghalaya.
Maliattha lacteata Warren, 1913. Punjab, Uttarakhand.
Maliattha latifasciata (Hampson, 1898). Bombay, Maharashtra.
Maliattha lativitta (Moore, 1881). Nilgiris.
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. Species complex. 
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. Bankia erecta Moore, 1881. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 373; TL: Nilgiris. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30759493#page/475/mode/1up 
  2. Hampson, G. F.. 1898. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalanae in the British Musuem, Vol 10,pg. 586, # 5873, Pl. 166/6. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/61179#page/612/mode/1up. Listed as Eustrotria erecta. 
  3. 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. 308, # 2009 as Hyela erecta.
  4. Seitz, A. (Ed). Macro. Lep. Vol. 11, pg. 280, Pl. 26, row a.
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Maliattha erecta (Moore, 1881). 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/357976/Maliattha-erecta
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