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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Rivulinae > Bocula

Bocula spp.

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Bocula Guenée, 1852 species known from the Indian subcontinent
Bocula brunneata Warren, 1912. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Bocula diffisa (Swinhoe, 1890). Nilgiris; Myanmar. 
Bocula erota Swinhoe, 1901. Andaman Is. 
Bocula heliothina Hampson, 1926. Chennai, Tamil Nadu. 
Bocula inconclusa (Walker, 1862). Myanmar.
Bocula macoma (Swinhoe, 1906). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Bocula marginata (Moore, 1882). Darjeeling, West Bengal. 
Bocula mollis Warren, 1912. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Bocula ochrigamma Hampson, 1926. Sri Lanka. 
Bocula orthosiana (Swinhoe, 1885). Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Bocula pallens (Moore, 1882). Kolkatta, West Bengal.
Bocula sejuncta (Walker, 1856). Indian subcontinent.
Bocula undilineata Warren, 1912. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Bocula xanthostola Hampson, 1926. Sri Lanka.

Similar species
Bocula quadrilineataBocula bifaria, Bocula tuhanensis, Bocula xanthostola have similar fascies to Bocula marginata with subapically notched black band. All these species are extralimital to India. Bocula tuhanensis is simalar to the Himalayan B. undilineata.

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Anonymous. 2022. Bocula spp. . 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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