Triphosa spp. Stephens, 1829 -

Taxonomic Information

List of Triphosa Stephens, 1829 species known from India.
Triphosa acutipennis Warren, 1896. India: Kumaon, Uttarakhand.
Triphosa corrasata Warren, 1897. India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Triphosa dubiosata (Warren, 1862). India: Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab.
Triphosa expansa (Moore, 1888). India: Darjeeling, Himalayas.
Triphosa mnestira Prout, 1938. India: Kashmir, Simla district, 8000ft.
Triphosa nigralbata (Warren). Nepal.
Triphosa oenozona Prout, 1923. India: Assam, Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Triphosa pallescens Warren, 1896. Nepal; India: Punjab, Kumaon, Uttarakhand.
Triphosa rubrodotata (Walker, 1862). India.
Triphosa venimaculata (Moore, 1868). India: Bengal.

Triphosa melanoplagia (Hampson, 1902). India: Sikkim. Currently treated as Rheumaptera melanoplagia (Hampson, 1902)​​​​​​​

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
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Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
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Haryana
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Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
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Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
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  2. Ounap, E., Viidalepp, J. and Truuverk, A., 2016. Phylogeny of the subfamily L arentiinae (L epidoptera: G eometridae): Integrating molecular data and traditional classifications. Systematic Entomology, 41(4), pp.824-843. For placement in its own tribe, Triphosini
  3. Kirti, J. S., K. Chandra, A. Saxena & N. Singh. 2019. Geometrid Moths of India. Nature Books of India, New Delhi, 296 pp. 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Triphosa spp. Stephens, 1829 – . 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/triphosa-spp, accessed 2023/06/03.