Psaphis euschemoides (Moore, [1866]) -

Taxonomic Information

Psaphis Walker, 1854 species known from India.
Psaphis gerhardi Singh, Ahmad & Joshi, 2022. India: Nicobar Is. 
Psaphis euschemoides (Moore, [1866]). India: Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Psaphis euschemoides -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh2
Assam
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  1. Moore, F. 1866.  On the lepidopterous insects of Bengal. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (3) : 802, pl. 42, f. 8, TL: Sylhet.
  2. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae, pg 281, # 600 as Canerces eucshemoides.
  3.  Singh, N., Ahmad, J. and Joshi, R., 2023. A new species of Psaphis Walker (Zygaenidae: Chalcosiinae) from India. Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity, 16(1), pp.137-139.
  4. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/60_ZYGAENOIDEA/Zygaenidae/47_1%20Chalcosiinae/59_Psaphis/Psaphis%20euschemodes/Psaphis%20euschemodes.htm [accessed 29 December 2016]

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Psaphis euschemoides (Moore, [1866]) – . 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/psaphis-euschemoides, accessed 2024/05/29.