Erpis macularis Walker, 1863 -

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Erpis macularis -


StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh21
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
Meghalaya2
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim11
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total2212
  1. OD : Erpis macularis Walker, 1863. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, pt 27, pg. 133. TL: Borneo. Text at  https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso2728brit/page/133/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1899. A revision of the moths of the subfamily Pyraustinae and family Pyralidae. (Part 1), Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London
    pp. 560-761. Pg. 612-613. 
  3. Robinson, G.S., K.R.Tuck, M. Shaffer & K. Cook. 1994. The Smaller Moths of South-East Asia. Malaysian Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur. 308 pp., 51 figs., 32 pls. Pg. 171, Pl. 29/1. 
  4. Nuss, M., 1998. The Scopariinae and Heliothelinae stat. rev.(Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea, Crambidae) of the Oriental Region–a revisional synopsis with descriptions of new species from the Philippines and Sumatra. Nachrichten des entomologischen Vereins Apollo suppl, 17, pp.475-528. Pg. 508. 
  5. rungbam, J.S., M.S. Chib & K. Wangdi, 2016. Taxonomic review of the superfamily Pyraloidea in Bhutan (Lepidoptera). Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity 9 (3): 355-382G.  Figure 4F.
  6. Li, W.C., 2018. Erpis Walker, 1863 a new record to the fauna of China (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). SHILAP Revista de lepidopterología, 46(184), pp.643-646.
  7. http://pyralidsofborneo.org/index.php?erpis
  8. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=349809
  9. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/50_PYRALOIDEA/Crambidae/63.1_Scopariinae/60_Erpis/Erpis%20macularis/Erpis%20macularis.htm

Note: The only known member of this genus globally. Subfamily placement in Glaphyriinae is based on Nuss et al. (2022) at http://globiz.pyraloidea.org. Robinson et al. (1994) placed this genus in Pyralidae, Scopariinae, Scopariini. Whitaker et al. (2014) place this in subfamily Scopariinae at http://pyralidsofborneo.org/index.php?erpis
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2023. Erpis macularis Walker, 1863 – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.63. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/erpis-macularis, accessed 2023/12/10.