Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881) -

Taxonomic Information

Oglasa Walker, [1859] species known from India and Sri Lanka
Oglasa arcuata (Fabricius, 1787). Sri Lanka.
Oglasa bisignata (Hampson, 1907). Sri Lanka.
Oglasa costimacula Wileman, 1915. N. India.
Oglasa fulviceps (Hampson, 1894). Himachal Pradesh.
Oglasa fusciterminata (Hampson, 1898). Sikkim. 
Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881). Meghalaya, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra; Sri Lanka; Nepal; Bhutan. 
Oglasa obliquisigna Hampson, 1926. Myanmar.
Oglasa retracta (Hampson, 1907). Sri Lanka.

Oglasa separata (Walker, 1865) Northern India. Listed by Holloway as Ramadasa separata (Walker, 1865). 
Oglasa trigona (Hampson, 1891). Nilgiri. Listed by Holloway as Chorsia trigona (Hampson, 1891). 
​​​​​​​Oglasa fusciterminata (Hampson, 1898). Incorrectly spelt as Oglasa fuscitemrinata in some data bases. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh1
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat2
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala11
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra11
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand1
West Bengal
Total161
Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881): Grewia tiliifolia (Malvaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).
  1. OD:Cosmia hypenoides Moore, 1881. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1881: 354, pl. 38, f. 19; TL: Parisnath Hill, Bengal. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen81zool/page/354/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen81zool/page/n484/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Brevipecten cosmiodes Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs., pg. 304; TL: Bhutan; Ceylon.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pg. 75, Pl. 116/19. 
  4. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-13/bagisarinae/bagisarinae.php Suggests transfer to Bagisarinae and genus Elydna. Placement in family Rivulinae and genus Oglasa is provisional and needs investigation. 
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Oglasa hypenoides (Moore, 1881) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.74. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/oglasa-hypenoides, accessed 2024/05/30.