Speiredonia mutabilis (Fabricius, 1794) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Speiredonia Hübner, [1823] species known from India.
Speiredonia alix (Guenée, 1852). India: India, Andamans.
Speiredonia cymosema (Hampson, 1926). India: Assam, Sikkim.
Speiredonia itynx (Fabricius, 1787). Sri Lanka; India: South India.
Speiredonia martabanica Holloway & Zilli, 2005. Myanmar.
Speiredonia mutabilis (Fabricius, 1794). Sri Lanka; India.
Speiredonia obscura (Cramer, [1780]). Sri Lanka; India.
Speiredonia substruens (Walker, 1858). India: North Hindustan.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
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Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
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Haryana
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Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
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Lakshadweep
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Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
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Odisha
Paschimbanga
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Speiredonia mutabilis (Fabricius, 1794): Acacia spp. (Fabaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010). 
  1. Noctua mutabilis Fabricius, 1794. Ent. Syst. 3 (2): 12; TL: India Orientali 
  2. Sericia anops Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 7 (Noct. 3): 173. Text at https://archive.org/details/histoirenaturell07bois/page/172/mode/1up?view=theater (In French)
  3. Zilli, A., Holloway, J.D. and Hogenes, W., 2005. An overview of the genus Speiredonia with description of seven new species (Insecta, Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). Aldrovandia, 1, pp.17-36.
  4. Sondhi, Y., S. Sondhi, S. R. Pathour, & K. Kunte. 2018. Moth diversity (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of Shendurney and Ponmudi in Agastyamalai Biosphere Reserve, Kerala, India, with notes on new records. Tropical Lepidoptera Research, 28(2). Image 122. 
  5. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/hulodini/hulodini_3_6.php 
  6. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/cato/mutabilis.html [accessed 26 April 2021]

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Speiredonia mutabilis (Fabricius, 1794) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.71. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/speiredonia-mutabilis, accessed 2024/02/22.