Anomis involuta (Walker, [1858]) -

Subspecies in India

Best separated from the Afrotropical species Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852) by examinng male genitalia.

Taxonomic Information

Anomis Hübner, [1821] known species from India.

Anomis combinans (Walker 1858). Sri Lanka.

Anomis discisigna (Hampson, 1894). India: Sikkim, NE Himalaya.

Anomis figlina Butler 1889. Sri Lanka; India: Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.

Anomis flava (Fabricius, 1775). India: Himalaya.

Anomis fulvida Guenée 1852. Sri Lanka.

Anomis guttanivis (Walker, [1858]). Indian Subregion.

Anomis involuta (Walker, [1858]). Nepal; India.

Anomis mesogona (Walker 1858). Sri Lanka; India.

Anomis nigritarsis (Walker 1858). Sri Lanka; India.

Anomis sabulifera (Guenée 1852). Sri Lanka; India. African species ?

Anomis trilineata (Moore, 1883). India: Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Anomis involuta -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat1
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh1
Maharashtra1
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
Total211
Anomis involuta (Walker, [1858]): Corchorus (Malvaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010)
  1. OD: Gonitis involuta Walker, [1858].  List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 13: 1003; TL: Ceylon. 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 49/12. 
  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. 409, # 2301 as Cosmophila sabulifera. Both A. involuta and A. sabulifera are described.
  4. http://lepiforum.org/wiki/page/Anomis_Involuta_En [accessed 24 June 2021] for Anomis involuta
  5. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/scoliopterygini/scoliopterygini_7_1.php
  6. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/calp/involuta.html [accessed 24 June 2021]
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Anomis involuta (Walker, [1858]) – . 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://moths.ncbs.res.in/anomis-involuta, accessed 2023/05/31.