Kamalia tattakana ( Matsumura, 1927 )

Chandra, Kailash, Mazumder, Arna, Sanyal, Abesh Kumar, Ash, Anirban, Bandyopadhyay, Uttaran, Mallick, Kaushik & Raha, Angshuman, 2018, Catalogue of Indian Notodontidae Stephens, 1829 (Lepidoptera: Noctuoidea), Zootaxa 4505 (1), pp. 1-84 : 62

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4505.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3357F55C-14EF-4EF5-967F-84DBBB40EF50

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5954318

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/0C3E87AF-FFC7-307F-FF14-FD419731F9F9

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scientific name

Kamalia tattakana ( Matsumura, 1927 )
status

 

Kamalia tattakana ( Matsumura, 1927)

[ Fig. 4 View FIGURE 4 (M–P)]

Cerura tattakana Matsumura, 1927; 19 (1): 7.

Neocerura kandyia magniguttata Nakamura, 1978 ; 10: 216.

Kamalia tattakana; Schintlmeister, 2013; 11: 230.

TL: Tattaka near Musha, Formosa [= Taiwan, China]; TD: EIHU

Distribution: India: Arunachal Pradesh. Elsewhere: China (Taiwan), Japan Myanmar, Vietnam.

Material Examined: Arunachal Pradesh, Dibang Valley dist, Anini, Old School (29.7968°N; 95.9151°E, 1639 m), 16.iv.2017 (1♂), leg. S. Gayen & Party. GoogleMaps

Diagnosis: Half of forewing: ♂ 36mm. The species is larger than its congeners with shiny white forewings and whiter hindwings.

The male genitalia is characterized by long and slender phallus having a spiny protrusion. 8 th sternite with acute and pointed tip. The shape of the socii, phallus and 8 th sternite may vary among individuals.

Note: New record to India. Poplus and Salix of Salicaceae are reported host plants.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Notodontidae

Loc

Kamalia tattakana ( Matsumura, 1927 )

Chandra, Kailash, Mazumder, Arna, Sanyal, Abesh Kumar, Ash, Anirban, Bandyopadhyay, Uttaran, Mallick, Kaushik & Raha, Angshuman 2018
2018
Loc

Neocerura kandyia magniguttata

Nakamura 1978
1978
Loc

tattakana

Matsumura 1927
1927
Loc

Kamalia tattakana

Matsumura 1927
1927