Chilo partellus (Swinhoe, 1885) - Spotted Stem Borer

Taxonomic Information

Chilo Zincken, 1817 species known from India (Singh et al 2022). 
Chilo auricilia Dudgeon, 1905
Chilo bandra (Kapur, 1950)
Chilo batri (Fletcher, 1928)
Chilo ceylonica Hampson, 1895
Chilo ikri (Fletcher, 1928)
Chilo infuscatellus Snellen, 1890
Chilo kanra (Fletcher, 1928).
Chilo partellus (Swinhoe, 1886)
Chilo polychrysus (Meyrick, 1932)
Chilo sacchariphagus (Bojer, 1856)
Chilo suppressalis (Walker, 1863)
Chilo tamsi Kapur, 1950
Chilo tumidicostalis (Hampson, 1919)
Chilo vergilius Bleszynski, 1970
 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Chilo partellus - Spotted Stem Borer


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
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
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu21
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total21
  1. OD: Crambus partellus Swinhoe, 1885; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1885: 879; TL: Bombay, India.
  2. Crambus zonellus in Swinhoe, [1885]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1884: 528, pl. 48, f. 16 (preocc. Crambus zonellus Zeller, 1847); TL: Karachi.
  3. Dey, A. & Shashank, P. R. (2022). Taxonomic Studies on Graminaceous Stem Borers from North India. Indian Journal of Entomology, 84(1), 6–23. https://doi.org/10.55446/IJE.2021.25
  4. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/907098-Chilo-partellus [Accessed 14 May 2023]

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Chilo partellus (Swinhoe, 1885) – Spotted Stem Borer. 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/chilo-partellus, accessed 2024/02/24.