Ericeia spp. Walker, [1858] -

Taxonomic Information

Ericeia Walker, [1858] species from India.  

Ericeia elongata Prout, 1929. Indo-Australian tropics.  

Ericeia eriophora (Guenée, 1852). Indo-Australian tropics.  

Ericeia fraterna (Moore, [1885]). S. India; Myanmar; Sri Lanka.  Ericeia inangulata (Guenée, 1852). India; Nepal.  

Ericeia pertendens (Walker, 1858). India; Nepal.  

https://hkmothsblog.wordpress.com/2017/12/28/difficult-moth-species-groups-in-hk-1-ericeia-erebidae-erebinae-hulodini/  on notes to separate various Ericeia Walker, [1858] species.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh1
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh11
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi1
Goa
Gujarat11
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala1
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra11
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga1
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu11
Tripura2
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
Total11122622
Ericeia spp.: Adiantum lunulatum (Pteridaceae),Cassia fistula, Chamaecrista kleinii, Cassia renigera, Dalbergia latifolia, Senna obtusifolia, Xylia xylocarpa (Fabaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Ericeia spp. Walker, [1858] – . 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/ericeia-spp, accessed 2023/06/03.