Ozarba incondita Butler, 1889 -

Taxonomic Information

Ozarba Walker, 1865 species known from the Indian subcontinent. 
Ozarba albimarginata (Hampson, 1895). India: Gujarat.
Ozarba badia (Swinhoe, 1886). India: Madhya Pradesh. 
Ozarba bipars Hampson, 1891. India: Tamil Nadu, Gujarat (?). 
Ozarba delogramma Warren, 1913. India: Meghalaya (Khasi Hills). 
Ozarba excisa Hampson, 1891. India: Tamil Nadu. 
Ozarba glaucescens Hampson, 1910. India: Andhra Pradesh. 
Ozarba hemiphaea (Hampson, 1907). India: Andhra Pradesh; Sri Lanka. 
Ozarba honesta (Walker, 1865). S. India. 
Ozarba hypenoides (Butler, 1889). India: Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra. 
Ozarba illosis (Hampson, 1907). Sri Lanka. 
Ozarba incondita Butler, 1889. India: Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand; Nepal. 
Ozarba itwarra Swinhoe, 1885. India: Maharashtra. 
Ozarba lamina (Swinhoe, 1901). Myanmar. 
Ozarba limitata Berio, 1940. India: Sikkim. 
Ozarba mallarba Swinhoe, 1885. India: Maharashtra, Punjab. 
Ozarba metallica (Hampson, 1896). Sri Lanka.
Ozarba molybdota Hampson, 1910. Sri Lanka.
Ozarba pallida Hampson, 1910. India: Gujarat. 
Ozarba phlebitis Hampson, 1910. India: Uttar Pradesh. 
Ozarba punctigera Walker, 1865. India: Maharashtra; Nepal.
Ozarba rectifascia (Hampson, 1894). India: Maharashtra.
Ozarba rectificata Berio, 1950. India: Madhya Pradesh.
Ozarba reducta Berio, 1940. India: Karnataka.
Ozarba rufula Hampson, 1910. India: Gujarat.
Ozarba semirubra Hampson, 1910. India: Tamil Nadu. 
Ozarba subdentula Hampson, 1910. Sri Lanka.
Ozarba transversa (Moore, [1884]). Sri Lanka.
Ozarba uberosa (Swinhoe, 1885). India: Maharashtra.
Ozarba umbrifera Hampson, 1910. India: Gujarat.
Ozarba venata Butler, 1889.India: Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Maharashtra.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Ozarba incondita Butler, 1889 and Ozarba itwarra Swinhoe, 1885 are similar species. Vide Ozarba incondita OD, Ozarba incondita is smaller, more rosy with less strongly defined and less irregular central belt on the forewing. Vide Hampson, itwarra differs from punctigera in the postmedial line of the fore wing not being angled, but having three undulations; the sub-marginal line excurved at middle. 

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
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
Uttarakhand111
West Bengal
Total111
Ozarba incondita Butler, 1889: Rauvolfia serpentina (Apocynaceae) (Robinson et al. 2010). 
  1. Ozarba incondita Butler, 1889. Ill. typical Spec. Lep. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7: 69, pl. 130, f. 13; TL: [Himachal Prades] Dharmsala. Text at https://archive.org/details/illustrationsoft07brituoft/page/69/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/illustrationsoft07brituoft/page/n151/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg 328, #2076 as Metachrostis incondita.
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1898. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalanae in the British Musuem, Vol 10, pg. 448, #5682. Text at  https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/61179#page/474/mode/1up
  4. Seitz, A. (Ed.) 1914. The Macrolepidoptera of the World, Vol 3, pg. 275 & Pl. 52b.
  5. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 43/47.
  6. https://oumnh.ox.ac.uk/collections-online#/item/oum-catalogue-388884
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Ozarba incondita Butler, 1889 – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/ozarba-incondita, accessed 2024/04/22.