Dichocrocis bistrigalis (Walker, 1866) -

Taxonomic Information

Dichocrocis Lederer, 1863 species known from India. 
Dichocrocis actinialis Hampson, 1898. India: Khasis, Meghalaya. 
Dichocrocis bistrigalis (Walker, 1866). India: West Bengal (TL: Darjeeling), Arunachal Pradesh. 
Dichocrocis definita (Butler, 1889). Himalayas. 
Dichocrocis macrostidza Hampson, 1912. Myanmar. 
Dichocrocis plutusalis (Walker, 1859). India: NE India. 
Dichocrocis pyrrhalis (Walker, 1859). India: Nilgiris; Sri Lanka. 
Dichocrocis rigidalis (Snellen, 1890). NE Himalaya, Karnataka. 
Dichocrocis revidata (Fabricius, 1787). S. India. 
Dichocrocis zebralis (Moore, 1867). NE Himalaya. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Dichocrocis bistrigalis -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh81
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
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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 Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total82
  1. Zebronia bistrigalis Walker, 1866. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, 34: 1348. TL: Darjeeling. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/120100#page/654/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. 306, # 4891. 
  3. https://oumnh.ox.ac.uk/collections-online#/item/oum-catalogue-392178
  4. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/1285659-Dichocrocis-bistrigalis

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Dichocrocis bistrigalis (Walker, 1866) – . 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/Dichocrocis-bistrigalis, accessed 2024/02/24.