Eucyclodes gavissima (Walker, 1861) -

Taxonomic Information

Eucyclodes Warren, 1894 species known from India
Eucyclodes albiradiata (Warren, 1893). Naga Hills. 
Eucyclodes albisparsa (Walker, 1861). NE India, S. India.
Eucyclodes alboviridis (Moore, 1872). N. India.
Eucyclodes aureofulva (Warren, 1897). India: Arunachal Pradesh. Listed by some authors as Chloromachia aureofulva Warren, 1897.
Eucyclodes discipennata (Walker, 1861). India: Meghalaya (Garo Hills). 
Eucyclodes divapala (Walker, 1861). S. India.
Eucyclodes gavissima (Walker, 1861). India: Himalayas, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra; Sri Lanka.
Eucyclodes pastor (Butler, 1880). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling). 
Eucyclodes picturata (Hampson, 1903). India: Maharashtra, Goa. 
Eucyclodes praeampla (Warren, 1897). India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills).
Eucyclodes sanguilineata (Moore, [1868]. West Bengal. 
Eucyclodes semialba (Walker, 1861). India: Assam, Arunachal Pradesh. 
Eucyclodes textilis (Butler, 1880). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling), Arunachal Pradesh.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh221
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh1
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra1
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim11
Tamil Nadu1
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total22123

Eucyclodes gavissima (Walker, 1861): Memecylon sp. (Melastomataceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).

  1. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. # 4116, pg 510. 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 4/12. 
  3. Iyer, G., D. Stüning & S. Sondhi. 2021. An inventory of geometrid moths (Lepidoptera: Geometroidea: Geometridae) of Kalakad-Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 13(13): 19887–19920. 7105.13.13.19887-19920. Pl.5: 93.
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Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Eucyclodes gavissima (Walker, 1861) – . 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/eucyclodes-gavissima, accessed 2024/03/01.