Bamra mundata (Walker, 1858) -

Taxonomic Information

Bamra Moore, 1882 species known from India.
Bamra albicola (Walker, 1858). India; Sri Lanka.
Bamra lepida (Moore, 1867). E. Himalaya; Nepal. 
Bamra mundata (Walker, 1858). West Bengal, Meghalaya. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Bamra mundata -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam1
Bihar
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Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
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Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala
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Maharashtra1
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
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Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
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Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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Bamra mundata (Walker, 1858): Albizia lebbeck, Arachis hypogaea (Fabaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).
  1. Agrotis ? mundata Walker, 1858; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 15: 1701. Text at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso1315brit#page/1701/mode/1up
  2. 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. 465, #2414 as Polydesma mundata.
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1893. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum, pt. 9, Pl. 163/14. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/75389#page/207/mode/1up.
  4. Bamra acronyctoides Moore, 1882. Descriptions of New Indian Lepidopterous Insects from the Collection of the late Mr. W. S. Atkinson. Pg 160. 
  5. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pg. 131 & Pl. 17/2.
  6. 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. [accessed 25 June 2021] Image 160. 
  7. Gurule, S.A. and Brookes, R.D., 2021. A preliminary study of moths (Insecta: Lepidoptera) of Goa University Campus, Goa. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 121(1), pp.101-116. Image 127. 
  8. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/338137-Bamra-mundata

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Bamra mundata (Walker, 1858) – . 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/bamra-mundata, accessed 2024/03/02.