Sarbanissa insocia Walker, 1865 -

Taxonomic Information

Sarbanissa Walker, 1865 species known from the Indian subcontinent.
Sarbanissa albifascia (Walker, 1865). India (TL: “Hindostan”); Myanmar. 
Sarbanissa bala (Moore, [1866]). India (TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal), Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh; Nepal; Myanmar.
Sarbanissa catacoloides (Walker, 1862). India: NE India, Uttarakhand; Nepal; Myanmar. 
Sarbanissa insocia Walker, 1865. India (TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal), Arunachal Pradesh, “N. India”; Nepal.
Sarbanissa longipennis (Walker, 1865). Bangladesh (TL: Sylhet); India: Sikkim,. 
Sarbanissa discoidalis Sugi, 1998. Nepal (TL).
Sarbanissa nepcha (Moore, 1867). India (TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal). 
Sarbanissa poecila (Jordan, 1912). India: Sikkim (TL). 
Sarbanissa subalba (Leech, 1890). Nepal; Myanmar.
Sarbanissa subflava (Moore, 1877). Nepal; Myanmar. 
Sarbanissa transiens (Walker, 1856). India: NE Himalaya; Nepal; Myanmar. 
Sarbanissa tricycla Sugi, 1993. Nepal (TL: Godhavari). 
Sarbanissa venosa (Moore, 1879). India (TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal).
 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh111
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
Total111
  1. OD: Sarbanissa insocia Walker, 1865. List Specimens lepid. Insects Colin Br. Mus. 33: 746. 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pg. 161, pl 94/1. Misspelt as Sarbanissa insolita
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pg. 283, Pl. 38/18-19. 
  4. Wei, F.H., Kishida, Y. & Wang, M., 2019. A review of the genus Sarbanissa Walker, 1865 in China, with description of a new species (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae: Agaristinae). Zootaxa 4648 (2): 354–370. Fig. 2. 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Sarbanissa insocia Walker, 1865 – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/sarbanissa-insocia, accessed 2024/04/21.