Eois grataria (Walker, 1861) -

Taxonomic Information

Eois Hübner, 1818 species known from India.
Eois dissimilis (Moore, [1887]) (Pseudasthena). India: Tamil Nadu, Kerala; Sri Lanka. 
Eois grataria (Walker, 1861) (Hyria). India (NE India); Sri Lanka. 
Eois ingrataria ingrataria (Warren, 1898) (Psilocambogia). India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills).  
Eois lunulosa lunulosa (Moore, [1887]) (Pseudasthena). India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills), Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Sikkim; Sri Lanka. 
Eois memorata (Walker, 1861) (Pomasia). India; Nepal. 
Eois phaneroscia Prout, 1922.  India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills), Assam (Tezpur). 
Eois plicata (Moore, 1888) (Bardanes). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling). 

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh1
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
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Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya1
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga1
Pondicherry
Punjab
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Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
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Eois grataria (Walker, 1861): Mallotus philippensis (Euphorbiaceae), Piper spp. (Piperaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010).
  1. Hyria grataria Walker, 1861. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 22: 663; TL: Sri Lanka. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso2224brit/page/663/mode/1up?view=theater.
  2. Acidalia (?) pallicinctaria Walker, 1863. Ibid., 26: 1612.
  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. 421, # 3848 as Cambogia grataria
  4. Amaurinia nubifera Thierry-Mieg, 1915. Miscnea ent., 22: 45.
    Brehm, G., Bodner, F., Strutzenberger, P., Hünefeld, F. and Fiedler, K., 2011. Neotropical Eois (Lepidoptera: Geometridae): checklist, biogeography, diversity, and description patterns. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 104(6), pp.1091-1107. 
  5. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-10/eupitheciini/eupitheciini_34_11.php 
  6. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=208385 [accessed 08 June 2021] ;
  7. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/423746-Eois-grataria

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Eois grataria (Walker, 1861) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.71. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/eois-grataria, accessed 2024/03/03.