Achaea serva (Fabricius, 1775) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Achaea Hübner, [1823] species known from India.
Achaea janata (Linnaeus, 1758). Bhutan; India.
Achaea mezentia (Stoll, [1780]). Sri Lanka; South India.
Achaea serva (Fabricius, 1775). Sri Lanka; India.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh1
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat2
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala11
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh2
Maharashtra112
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland1
Odisha
Paschimbanga1
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu121
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total312131522

Achaea serva (Fabricius, 1775): Buchanania cochinchinensis (Anacardiaceae), Diospyros candolleana (Ebenaceae), Madhuca longifolia, Mimusops elengi, Xantolis tomentosa (Sapotaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. Gurule, S & S. M. Nikam. 2013. The moths (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of northern Maharashtra: a preliminary checklist. Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(12): 4693–4713; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o2555.4693-713 Image 156
  2. Holloway, J. D. 2005. The Moths of Borneo. Part 15/16. Noctuidae, Catocalini. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/ophiusini/ophiusini_5_1.php [accessed 4 December 2016]

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Achaea serva (Fabricius, 1775) – . 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://moths.ncbs.res.in/achaea-serva, accessed 2024/03/01.