Euthrix decisa (Walker, 1855) -

Taxonomic Information

Euthrix Meigen, 1830 species known from India (based on Joshi et al 2023).
Euthrix decisa (Walker, 1855). Nepal; Bangladesh; India: North West Himalaya, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, West Bengal (Darjeeling), Manipur, Maharashtra.
Euthrix fossa fossa (Swinhoe, 1897). Bhutan; India: Assam (Jaintia Hills), northern India, Meghalaya.
Euthrix fox (Zolotuhin & Witt, 2000). India: Manipur.
Euthrix improvisa (de Lajonquière, 1978). India: Manipur.
Euthrix inobtrusa (Walker, 1862). Nepal; Bhutan; India: Northern India.
Euthrix isocyma (Hampson, 1892). Myanmar; Nepal; India: Nagaland (Naga Hills, Kohima), Meghalaya.
Euthrix laeta laeta (Walker, 1855). Nepal; Bangladesh;India: North West and eastern Himalayas, Sikkim, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
Euthrix laeta divisa (Moore, 1879). Sri Lanka; India: Southern India, Tamil Nadu.
Euthrix vulpes (Zolotuhin, 2001). Nepal; India: Sikkim, West Bengal (Darjeeling, Tiger Hill).

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh2
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
Uttarakhand2
West Bengal
Total221

Euthrix decisa (Walker, 1855): Gramineae (Robinson et al. 2010). 

  1. Lasiocampa decisa Walker, 1855. List Spec, lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 6: 1441. N 23. Text at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso46brit#page/1441/mode/1up
  2. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. pg. 425, # 942, Fig. 296 as a junior synonym of decisa
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 57/11. 
  4. Zolotuhin, V.V. & A. Pinratana,. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 4: Lasiocampidae. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 205 pp. + 28 pls. Pl. 2/4-5. 
  5. Irungbam, J.S., Gurule, S.A. and Fric, Z.F, 2020. Lappet moths (Lepidoptera: Lasiocampidae) of Manipur, north east India: an updated checklist. Journal of Insect Biodiversity, 19(2), pp.24-43. Fig. 5-6. 
  6. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=395292 [accessed 05 November 2020]

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Euthrix decisa (Walker, 1855) – . 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/euthrix-decisa, accessed 2024/04/23.