Ariolica pulchella (Elwes, 1890) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Ariolica Walker, [1863], 1864 species known from India.
Ariolica lineolata Walker, [1863] 1864. India: N.E. Himalaya; Sri Lanka.
Ariolica pulchella (Elwes, 1890) (Chionomera). India: Sikkim, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, West Bengal; Myanmar; Nepal; Bhutan.
Ariolica superba (Moore, 1867) (Tyana). India: Arunachal Pradesh, West Bengal, Sikkim, Meghalaya); Bhutan; Nepal.
Ariolica triangulifera (Moore, 1888) (Chionomera). India: Meghalaya.

 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh313
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 Bengal1
Total314
  1. OD: Chionomera pulchella Elwes, 1890. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. pg. 387, pl. 32, f. 15. Text at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen90scie/page/387/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/proceedingsofgen90scie/page/n494/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 86/35. 
  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. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand. 625 pp. + 55 pls. Pl. 30/4. 
  4. Joshi, R., Singh, N. and Kuni, N., 2021. A catalogue of Nolidae Bruand, 1846 from India (Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea). Zootaxa, 5034(1), pp.1-112. Pg. 104, fig. 4.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Ariolica pulchella (Elwes, 1890) – . 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/ariolica-pulchella, accessed 2024/07/17.