Zamarada eogenaria (Snellen, 1881) -

Taxonomic Information

Zamarada Moore, [1887] species known from India. 
Zamarada baliata (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875). Himalaya; Sri Lanka. 
Zamarada dilata Walia & Sharanpreet, 2014. Himachal Pradesh.
Zamarada eogenaria cosmiaria Swinhoe, 1893. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, Nagaland; Myanmar. 
Zamarada excisa Hampson, 1891. Nilgiris.
Zamarada gudalurensis Kirti & Saxena 2019. Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. 
Zamarada imphalensis Walia & Sharanpreet, 2014. Imphal, Manipur.
Zamarada pseudobaliata Sood, 2009. Punjab.
Zamarada scriptifasciata (Walker, [1863]). Sikkim.
Zamarada symmetra Fletcher, 1874. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Zamarada valvata Kirti & Saxena, 2019. Mizoram.

Zamarada baliata, Zamarada scriptifasciata and Zamarada valvata are similar species; best separated by genitalia. 

Zamarada pseudobaliata and Zamarada gudalurensis are similar species; best separated by genitalia.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
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
Meghalaya1
Mizoram
Nagaland1
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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Zamarada eogenaria (Snellen, 1881): Theobroma cacao (Malvaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010). 
  1. Phorodesma eogenaria Snellen, 1881. Tijdschr. Ent. 24: 78, Pl. 10/1. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40959#page/250/mode/1up. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40959#page/399/mode/1up
  2. Zamarada cosmiaria Swinhoe, 1893. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist (6), 12: 155. TL: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/53308#page/169/mode/1up
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 199, # 3226.
  4. Fletcher, D. S. 1974. A revision of the Old World genus Zamarada (Lepidoptera: Geometridae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Entomology. Supplement 22: 1-498. Pg 72, Pl. 101 Fig. 901-902. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40960448#page/80/mode/1up. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40960448#page/709/mode/1up 
  5. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/627614-Zamarada-eogenaria 
  6. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-11/Cassymini/cassymini_10_5.php 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Zamarada eogenaria (Snellen, 1881) – . 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/zamarada-eogenaria, accessed 2024/07/21.