Phalacra excisa Hampson, [1893] -

Taxonomic Information

Phalacra Walker, 1866 species known from India (Joshi et al. 2020). 
Phalacra acutipennis Swinhoe, 1903. India (Khasi Hills, Meghalaya). 
Phalacra albilinea Warren, 1899. India (Khasi Hills, Meghalaya). 
Phalacra excisa Hampson, [1893]. India (Sikkim). 
Phalacra ochrea Warren, 1922. India (Khasi Hills, Meghalaya). 
Phalacra perspicaria (Fabricius, 1798) (Phalaena). India (Tamil Nadu). 
Phalacra strigata (Warren, 1896). India (Meghalaya). 
Phalacra vidhisara (Walker, 1860) (Hemerophila). India (Maharashtra, West Bengal, Nilgiris; Sri Lanka.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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  1. OD: Phalacra excisa Hampson, [1893]. Fauna Br. India (Moths), 1: 345-346.
  2. Seitz, A. (Ed.) 1922. Macro. Lep. World. Vol. 10, pg. 459, Pl. 48h. 
  3. Joshi, R., Singh, N., László, G.M. and J. Ahmad. 2020. An Updated Checklist of Superfamily Drepanoidea (Lepidoptera) from India. Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 120(1), pp.1-24.

Note: Both wings with outer margin excised below apex. 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Phalacra excisa Hampson, [1893] – . 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/phalacra-excisa, accessed 2023/05/30.