Rotunda rotundapex (Miyata & Kishida, 1990) -

Taxonomic Information

New record for India. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Rotunda rotundapex -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
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
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total1
  1. OD: Bombyx rotundapex Miyata & Kishida, 1990. Japan Heterocerists’ Journal. 158: 142.
  2. Park, K.T. & Sohn, J.C., 2002. Description of Bombyx shini sp. nov.(Lepidoptera, Bombycidae) from Korea. Tinea, 17(2), pp.67-69. Fig. 1-2.
  3. Wang, X., Wang, M., Zolotuhin, V.V., Hirowatari, T., Wu, S. and Huang, G.H., 2015. The fauna of the family Bombycidae sensu lato (Insecta, Lepidoptera, Bombycoidea) from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hainan Islands The fauna of the family Bombycidae sensu lato (Insecta, Lepidoptera, Bombycoidea) from Mainland China, Taiwan and Hainan Islands. Zootaxa, 3989(1), pp.1-138. DOI:10.11646/zootaxa.3989.1.1. Pg. 20/ 21 & fig. 6A-H. Lists Bombyx shini as a synonym. 
  4. Lin, R.J., Braby, M.F. and Hsu, Y.F., 2019. The immature stages, biology, and phylogenetic relationships of Rotunda rotundapex (Lepidoptera: Bombycidae). Journal of Insect Science, 19(2), p.19. DOI: 10.1093/jisesa/iez025 
  5. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=347380
  6. http://dearlep.tw/species.html?namecode=432320
  7. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/1037952-Rotunda-rotundapex

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Rotunda rotundapex (Miyata & Kishida, 1990) – . 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/Rotunda-rotundapex, accessed 2024/02/24.