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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Arctiini > Spilosomina > Alphaea

Alphaea impleta (Walker, [1865])

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Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
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List of Alphaea Walker, 1855 known from India.
Alphaea fulvohirta Walker, 1855, India (West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Assam,
Arunachal Pradesh).
Alphaea (Flavalphaea) impleta (Walker, 1864), India (West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, NW Himalayas, Arunachal Pradesh).
Alphaea (Flavalphaea) khasiana (Rothschild, 1910), India (Meghalaya).
Alphaea (Nayaca) florescens (Moore, 1879), India (Sikkim, Assam, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh).
Alphaea (Nayaca) imbuta (Walker, 1855), India (NW Himalayas, West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim).
Alphaea (Nayaca) rothschildi Dubatolov & Kishida, 2005, India (Sikkim, Meghalaya).
  1. Hampson, G. 1894. Moths 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg. 24 # 1227.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. Plate 18 fg. 20
  3. OD: Hypercompa impleta Walker, [1865]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 286. Text at
  4. Kirti, J.S.; Singh, N. 2015. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 1. Pg. 31-32. 


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Anonymous. 2022. Alphaea impleta (Walker, [1865]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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