Cydalima laticostalis (Guenée, 1854) -

Taxonomic Information

Cydalima Lederer, 1863 species known from Indian subcontinent.
Cydalima capriniodes (Hampson, 1912). India; Myanmar. 
Cydalima diaphanalis (Walker, 1866). Myanmar. 
Cydalima laticostalis (Guenée, 1854). Indian subcontinent. 
Cydalima perspectalis (Walker, 1859). India.
Cydalima pfeifferae (Lederer, 1863). India; Myanmar. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh12111
Assam1
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh2
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat11
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka11
Kerala1
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh1
Maharashtra23
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland11
Odisha
Paschimbanga11
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu1
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal1
Total11121313365

Cydalima laticostalis (Guenée, 1854): Chonemorpha fragrans, Holarrhena pubescens (Apocynaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. OD: Margarodes laticostalis Guenée, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 8: 303 at http://archive.org/stream/histoirenaturell08bois#page/303/mode/1up
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs.  Pg. 346, # 5008 as Glyphodes laticostalis.  
  3. Mally, R. & . N. Mathias. 2010. Phylogeny and nomenclature of the box tree moth, Cydalima perspectalis (Walker, 1859) comb. n., which was recently introduced into Europe (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Crambidae: Spilomelinae). European Journal of Entomology.  107: 393–400. 
  4. 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 23.
  5. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/50_PYRALOIDEA/Crambidae/63.9_Pyraustinae/Cydalima/Cydalima%20laticostalis/Cydalima%20laticostalis.htm [accessed 13 January 2016]
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  9. Wikipedia contributors. Cydalima laticostalis [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2015 Sep 13, 19:31 UTC [cited 2016 Jan 13]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cydalima_laticostalis&oldid=680877607.
  10. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/spil/laticostalis.html

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Cydalima laticostalis (Guenée, 1854) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/cydalima-laticostalis, accessed 2024/04/21.