Xenochroa chlorostigma (Hampson, 1893) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Xenochroa Felder, 1874 species known from India:
Xenochroa careoides (Warren, 1912) (Aiteta). India (Andaman and Nicobar Island).
Xenochroa chlorostigma (Hampson, 1893) (Dabarita). India (Sikkim, Kerala, Manipur, Meghalaya); Sri Lanka.
Xenochroa costiplaga (Swinhoe, 1893) (Carea). India (Assam, Andaman and Nicobar Island).
Xenochroa diagona (Hampson, 1912) (Carea). India (N.E. Himalaya); Bhutan.
Xenochroa dohora Kobes, 1997. India (Assam).
Xenochroa purpurea (Hampson, 1891). (Carea). India (Sikkim, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Meghalaya, S. India, N.E. Himalaya); Sri Lanka; Bhutan.
Xenochroa trilineata (Warren, 1912). (Carea). India (N.E. Himalaya, Meghalaya); Myanmar.
Xenochroa xanthia (Hampson, 1902). (Carea). India (Sikkim, West Bengal, N.E. Himalaya).Carea nebulifera Warren, 1912

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Xenochroa chlorostigma -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam1
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra1
Manipur1
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland11
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim1
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total111211

Xenochroa chlorostigma (Hampson, 1893): Camellia sinensis (Theaceae), Syzygium cumini (Myrtaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

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Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Xenochroa chlorostigma (Hampson, 1893) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.50. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/xenochroa-chlorostigma, accessed 2023/05/31.