Maliattha lativitta (Moore, 1881) -

Taxonomic Information

Maliattha Walker, 1863 species in Indian subcontinent

Maliattha amorpha (Butler, 1886). 

Maliattha arefacta (Butler, 1879). West Bengal, Nepal. 

Maliattha baetica (Swinhoe, 1890). Myanmar.

Maliattha bilineata (Hampson, 1898). Khasis, Meghalaya.

Maliattha chionozona (Hampson, 1910). Belgaum, Karnataka.

Maliattha erecta (Moore, 1881). Nilgiris.

Maliattha euryzona (Hampson, 1910). Belgaum, Karnataka.

Maliattha fervens (Hampson, 1906). S. India. 

Maliattha fuliginosa Warren, 1913. Bombay, Maharashtra.

Maliattha fuscimima Warren, 1913. Rajasthan.

Maliattha guttifera Warren, 1913. Meghalaya.

Maliattha lacteata Warren, 1913. Punjab, Uttarakhand.

Maliattha latifasciata (Hampson, 1898). Bombay, Maharashtra.

Maliattha lativitta (Moore, 1881). Nilgiris.

Maliattha marginalis (Walker, 1863). Khasi Hills.

Maliattha orbifera Ronkay & Sohn, 2004. Nepal

Maliattha picata (Butler, 1889). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. 

Maliattha plumbata (Butler, 1889). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.

Maliattha quadripartita (Walker, 1865). N India, Nepal. 

Maliattha ruptifascia (Hampson, 1891). Nilgiris.

Maliattha vialis (Moore, 1882). India.A species complex. 

Maliattha tegulata (Butler, 1889). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.

Maliattha umbrina (Hampson, 1891). Nilgiris. 

Maliattha signifera (Walker, [1858]). India.

Maliattha separata Walker, 1863. India.

Maliattha plumbitincta Hampson, 1902. Tibet, Nepal.  

Maliattha renalis Moore, 1882. Treated as synonym of Maliattha separata

Maliattha basalis Moore, 1882. Treated as synonym of Maliattha arefacta

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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  1. Bankia lativitta Moore, 1881; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 373; TL: Nilgiris. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30759493#page/475/mode/1up
  2. Hyela lativitta Moore in Moore, F. 1884-7. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3, pg. 56, Pl. 150 fig 9. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/36660#page/78/mode/1up. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/36660#page/615/mode/1up 
  3. Hyelopsis lativitta Moore in Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg. 305, #1999. 
  4. 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. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 36/13.
  5. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/703231-Maliattha-lativitta

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Maliattha lativitta (Moore, 1881) – . 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/maliattha-lativitta, accessed 2023/05/30.