Microblepsis leucosticta (Hampson, 1895) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Microblepsis Warren, 1922 species known from India. 
Microblepsis prunicolor (Moore, 1888) (Drepana). India: NE India, Sikkim; NE Myanmar; Nepal. 
Microblepsis leucosticta (Hampson, 1895) (Drepana). India: NE India, Sikkim, Meghalaya. 
Microblepsis cupreogrisea (Hampson, 1895) (Problepsidis). India: NE Himalaya; S Myanmar. 
Microblepsis rugosa (Watson, 1968) (Betalbara). India: NE India, Meghalaya, Nagaland. 
Microblepsis violacea (Butler, 1889) (Agnidra). India: NW and NE. India, Himachal Pardesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal; Nepal.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Microblepsis leucosticta -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh531
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
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Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
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Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya1
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
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Sikkim1
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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  1. OD: Drepana leucosticta Hampson, 1895. Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1895 (2) : Sikkim (TL).
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. Pl 1/7.
  3. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 8. Castniidae, Callidulidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-8/drepaninae/drepaninae_26_1.php [accessed 18 Sep 2015]
  4. Watson, A. 1968. The Taxonomy off the Drepaninae represented in China, with an account of their world distribution (Lepidoptera:Drepanidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology Supplement 12. Betalbara leucosticta, plate 2, fig.314

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Microblepsis leucosticta (Hampson, 1895) – . 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/microblepsis-leucosticta, accessed 2024/05/25.