Striatella multistriata (Hampson, 1894) -

Taxonomic Information

Striatella Volynkin & Huang, 2019 species known from India (Singh et al 2021).
Striatella nigralba (Hampson, 1894). India: Nagaland (Sondhi et al 2024). 
Striatella mesomene (Volynkin, Černý & Huang, 2019). India: Meghalaya. 
Striatella multistriata (Hampson, 1894). India: Meghalaya, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh. 
Striatella navneetsinghi (Volynkin & Černý, 2018). India: Meghalaya (TL: Shillong). 
Striatella pluma (Černý, 2009). India: Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh. 
Striatella prominens (Moore, 1878).  India: Meghalaya, West Bengal. 
Striatella pseudoradians (Joshi, N. Singh & Volynkin, 2018). India: Assam (TL: Nameri), Meghalaya, Mizoram.
Striatella radians (Moore, 1878): India: West Bengal (TL: Darjeeling). 
Striatella subzebrina (Volynkin & Černý, 2018). India: Sikkim, Meghalaya; Nepal. 
Striatella wernerthomasi (Volynkin, 2018). India: Sikkim (TL: Namchi), North Bengal. 
Striatella zebrina (Moore, 1878). India: West Bengal (TL: Kolkatta), NE India. 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
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Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
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Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
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Maharashtra
Manipur
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Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
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  1. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae, pg 74, pl 16, # 148.
  2. OD: Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae, pg 109, 1431 as Miltochrista multistriata, TL: Assam, Naga Hills.
  3. J. S. Kirti & N. Singh. 2016. Arctiid Moths of India, Volume 2 : 1-214 (Published by : Nature Books India, 6 Gandhi Market, Minto Raod, New Delhi-110002). Pg 80. 
  4. Volynkin, A. V., Si-Yao Huang, and M. S. Ivanova 2019. An overview of genera and subgenera of the Asura/Miltochrista generic complex (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae). Part 1. Barsine Walker, 1854 sensu lato, Asura Walker, 1854 and related genera, with descriptions of twenty new genera, ten new subgenera and a check list of taxa of the Asura/Miltochrista generic complex.Ecologica Montenegrina 26: 14-92.
  5. Singh, N. ,Joshi, R.,Kirti, J. S.,Bisht, S. S., & H. S. Param. 2021. A catalogue of Indian Arctiinae (Erebidae, Lepidoptera). Zootaxa 5058 (1): 001–118. 

Note: Genus changed from Ammatho Walker, 1855 to Striatella Volynkin & Huang, 2019 based on Volynkin et al (2019) and Singh et al (2021). 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Striatella multistriata (Hampson, 1894) – . 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/Striatella-multistriata, accessed 2024/06/14.