Monocerotesa strigata (Warren, 1893) -

Taxonomic Information

Monocerotesa Wehrli, 1937 species known from India. 
Monocerotesa radiata (Warren, 1897). India: West Bengal, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh; Nepal.  
Monocerotesa strigata strigata (Warren, 1893). India: Sikkim, Naga Hills. 
Monocerotesa connexa (Warren, 1901).  India: West Bengal, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh; Nepal. Sometimes treated as a subspecies of Monocerotesa strigata

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh211
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
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Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
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Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total221
  1. OD: Chiasmia strigata Warren, 1893. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond., 2: 412, pl. 31, f. 22. TL: Sikkim, Naga Hills. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen93scie/page/412/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen93scie/page/n445/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Sondhi, S. Karmakar, T., Sondhi, Y. & K. Kunte. 2021. Moths of Tale Wildlife Sanctuary, Arunachal Pradesh, India with seventeen additions to the moth fauna of India (Lepidoptera: Heterocera). Tropical Lepidoptera Research 31(Supplement 2): 1-53. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.5062572. Image 320. 
  3. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-11/Boarmiini/boarmiini_51_1.php
  4. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=408284
  5. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/417496-Monocerotesa-strigata

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Monocerotesa strigata (Warren, 1893) – . 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/Monocerotesa-strigata, accessed 2024/03/01.