Chasmina fasciculosa (Walker, 1858) -

Taxonomic Information

Chasmina Walker, 1856 species known from India.
Chasmina candida (Walker, 1865). India.
Chasmina fasciculosa (Walker, 1858). S. India; Sri Lanka. 
Chasmina gracilipalpis Warren, 1912.India: West Bengal (TL: Darjeeling).
Chasmina judicata (Walker, 1858). S. &. W. India. 
Chasmina rejecta (Fabricius, 1775). India: Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu; Sri Lanka; Myanmar. 
Chasmina tibialis (Fabricius, 1775). India. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Chasmina fasciculosa -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala1
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra21
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total121

Chasmina fasciculosa (Walker, 1858): Helicteres isora (Malvaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. OD: Acontia fasciculosa Walker, 1858. List of Spec. Brit. Mus, Walker, Vol XV, pg. 1760. TL: Sri Lanka. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/121628#page/804/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 581, # 2702 as Calesia fasciculosa
  3. 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. Plate 34, fig 28,29
  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 211.
 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Chasmina fasciculosa (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/chasmina-fasciculosa, accessed 2024/03/01.