Callidrepana argenteola (Moore, [1860]) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Callidrepana Felder, 1861 species known from India. 
Callidrepana argenteola (Moore, [1860]) (Drepana). India (Sikkim, Uttarakhand); Myanmar; Sri Lanka. 
Callidrepana patrana patrana (Moore, [1866]) (Drepana). India (NE India, West Bengal); North Myanmar; Nepal. 
Callidrepana gemina gemina Watson, 1968. India (NE India, West Bengal). 
Callidrepana gelidata (Walker, 1862) (Damna). India; Myanmar. 
Callidrepana micacea (Walker, 1862) (Drepana). India (NE Himalaya, Andamans). 
Callidrepana obliquistriga Warren, 1922. India (Assam).

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam1
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka1
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha1
Paschimbanga1
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura1
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total11211

Callidrepana argenteola (Moore, [1860]): Rhus spp., Mangifera sp. (Anacardiaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010), Rhus wallichi (Anacardiaceae) (Smetacek et al. 2011). 

  1. Drepana argenteola Moore,[1860]. A catalogue of the lepidopterous insects in the museum of the Hon. East-India company. Vol. 2. Pg. 369
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992-2000. Moths of Nepal. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo pl.101:15
  3. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 8. Castniidae, Callidulidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-8/drepaninae/drepaninae_28_5.php [accessed 27 March 2017].
  4. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website).
    http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=161102 [accessed 27 March 2017]

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Callidrepana argenteola (Moore, [1860]) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.60. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/callidrepana-argenteola, accessed 2023/09/24.