Catocala nivea Butler, 1877 -

Taxonomic Information

List of Catocala Schrank, 1802 species known from India.
Catocala afghana Swinhoe, 1885. Pakistan.
Catocala concubia Walker, [1858]. India: North India, Punjab,
Catocala benediki Borth, Kons, Saldaitis & Gall, 2017. Pakistan, Karakoram.
Catocala distorta Butler, 1889. India: Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala dotatoides. India.
Catocala flavescens. India: Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala fuscinupta. India: Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala hyperconnexa Sugi, 1965. Nepal.
Catocala inconstans Butler, 1889. India: Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala kishidai. Myanmar.
Catocala leechi. India: Kashmir.
Catocala nymphaea (Esper, 1787). India: Kashmir.
Catocala patala Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874. India: North India.
Catocala persimilis. India: Western India.
Catocala prolifica [Walker, 1858]. India.
Catocala rhodosoma Röber, 1927. India. Naga Hills, Nagaland.
Catocala sponsalis. Nepal.
Catocala tapestrina Moore, 1882. Bhutan; Nepal; India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh2
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Bihar
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Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
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Haryana
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Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
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Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
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Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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  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=89860 [accessed 8 November 2016]
  5. Sinyaev, V., A. Saldaitis & P. Ivinskis (2007). New Catocala species (Lepidoptera, Noctuidae) from China. Acta Zoologica Lituanica, 2007, Volume 17, Number 4.

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Catocala nivea Butler, 1877 – . 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/catocala-nivea, accessed 2024/06/25.