Milionia pulchrinervis Felder, 1874 -

Taxonomic Information

List of Milionia Walker, 1854 known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Milionia basalis Walker, 1854.NE India; Myanmar. 
Milionia luculenta Swinhoe, 1890. India: Andaman Islands.
Milionia pulchrinervis Felder, 1874. India: Assam, Sikkim, Meghalaya.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
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
Manipur
Meghalaya1
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total1
  1. Milionia pulchrinervis Felder, 1874. Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (4): pl. 104, f. 6; TL: Assam; Sikkim. Plate at https://archive.org/details/umdieerdeindenja03akad/page/n258/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Milionia lativitta Moore, 1872. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1872 (2): 570; TL: Sikkim. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen72zool/page/570/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Milionia pulchrinervis; Rothschild, 1895. On Milionia and some allied genera of Geometridae.  Novit. Zool. 2 (4): 497; Text at https://archive.org/details/novitateszoologi02lond/page/497/mode/1up?view=theater. Mentions that some specimens have a cream color band. 
  4. 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.pg. 312, # 3556. Mentions band is orange. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Milionia pulchrinervis Felder, 1874 – . 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/Milionia-pulchrinervis, accessed 2024/02/26.