Naxidia irrorata (Moore, 1888) -

Taxonomic Information

Naxidia Hampson, 1895 species known from India. 
Naxidia irrorata (Moore, 1888). India: West Bengal (TL: Darjeeling).
Naxidia punctata (Butler, 1880). India: West Bengal (TL: Darjeeling).

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

Naxidia irrorata -


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Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh2
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
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total21
  1. OD: Argidava irrorata Moore, 1888, in Hewitson & Moore, Descr. new Indian Lepid. Insects Colin late Mr. Atkinson: 251. TL: Darjeeling. Text at https://archive.org/details/descriptionsofne00hewi/page/251/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. 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. 335, # 3594.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pg. 16, Pl. 6/3.

Similar species: Naxidia punctata

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Naxidia irrorata (Moore, 1888) – . 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/naxidia-irrorata, accessed 2024/07/21.