Mosara apicalis Walker, 1855 -

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  1. Mosara apicalis Walker, 1855. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 5: 1032; TL: North India. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso46brit/page/1032/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Plusia inaperta Walker, [1863]. J. Proc. Linn. Soc. (Zool.) 7: 70; TL: Borneo, Sarawak. Text at https://archive.org/details/journalofproceed07linn/page/71/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Anophia lateralis Walker, 1865. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 33: 917; TL: Hindostan. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso3334brit/page/917/mode/1up?view=theater
  4. Moore, F. 1884-1887. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol. 3. Pg. 119, Pl. 159, fig. 3, 3a. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9340248#page/140/mode/1up
  5. 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. 485, # 2469, Fig. 271. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/47025507#page/511/mode/1up
  6. Yen, S. H., & Wu, S. 2009. Hexapoda: Lepidoptera, Noctuoidea, Noctuidae (Eriopinae). Biota Taiwanica: 3-88. Pg. 8-9. For placement in Mosara.
  7. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Bangkok, Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand. 625 pp., 55 pls. Pl. 36/61-63
  8. https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-12/amphipyrinae/amphipyrinae_22_3.php
  9. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/465435-Mosara-apicalis

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Mosara apicalis Walker, 1855 – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.71. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.mothsofindia.org/Mosara-apicalis, accessed 2024/03/03.