Disparia maculata (Moore, 1879) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Disparia Nagano, 1916 species known from India. 

Disparia maculata (Moore, 1879). India (West Bengal: TL, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur). 
Disparia dentilinea (Hampson, 1891). India (Tamil Nadu); Sri Lanka. 
Disparia diluta diluta (Hampson, 1910). India (NW India, Assam, Meghalaya); Myanmar; Nepal.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Disparia maculata -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh13
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
Manipur1
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total33
  1. Heterocampa maculata Moore, 1879. Descr. Indian lep. Atkinson (1): 60; TL: Darjeeling. Text at https://archive.org/stream/descriptionsofne00hewi#page/60/mode/1up
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 28/10.
  3. Wu, Shipher, 2015, Elucidating taxonomic problems of the genus Disparia Nagano, 1916 of Taiwan and its neighboring areas, with description of one new species (Lepidoptera, Notodontidae), Zootaxa 3918 (2), pp. 209-223.
  4. Sondhi, S. Karmakar, T., Sondhi, Y. & K. Kunte. 2021. Moths of Tale Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, India with seventeen additions to the moth fauna of India (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 31(Supplement 2): 1-53. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.5062572. Image 110 as Polystictina maculata
  5. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/90_NOCTUOIDEA/01_NOTODONTIDAE/06_Notodontinae/18_Disparia/Disparia_maculata/Disparia_maculata.htm [accessed 16 April 2021]

Schintlmeister (2013) treated this genus as Polystictina but Kobayashi & Nonaka (2016) contradict this treatment reinstating Disparia.

 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Disparia maculata (Moore, 1879) – . 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/disparia-maculata, accessed 2024/04/21.