Dichromia quadralis Walker, [1859] -

Taxonomic Information

Dichromia Guenée in Boisduval & Guenée, 1854 species known from India. 
Dichromia cognata (Moore, 1885). Sri Lanka; India. 
Dichromia laesalis (Walker, [1859]). India. 
Dichromia occatus (Moore, 1882). Sri Lanka; India: Cherrapunji, Khasia Hills, Meghalaya. 
Dichromia opulenta (Christoph, 1877). Pakistan. 
Dichromia orosia Meyrick, 1913. Sri Lanka. 
Dichromia pullata Moore, 1885. Sri Lanka; India. 
Dichromia quadralis Walker, [1859]. India: North Hinudstan, Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, Andamans, Nicobar. 
Dichromia sagitta (Fabricius, 1775). India. 
Dichromia thermesialis (Walker, 1866). Sri Lanka; India: Cherrapunji, Meghalaya, Darjeeling, West Bengal. 
Dichromia triangularis (Moore, 1882). Myanmar; India: Khasia Hills, Meghalaya. 
Dichromia trigonalis Guenée, 1854. India. 
Dichromia triplicalis Walker, [1859]. India: South India.

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Dichromia quadralis Walker, [1859]:  Boehmeria sp. (Urticaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. OD: Dichromia quadralis Walker, [1859]. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 16: 14; TL: N.Hindostan. Text at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso1618brit#page/14/mode/1up
  2.  Dichromia mollis Swinhoe, 1891; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1891 (4): 481; TL: Khasia Hills.
  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. Pg. 42. 
  4. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Pl. 2/9-10 as Hypena quadralis. 
  5. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-17/hypeninae/hypeninae_5_1.php [accessed 25 December 2018]

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Dichromia quadralis Walker, [1859] – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.50. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/dichromia-quadralis, accessed 2023/05/30.