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Attacus atlas (Linnaeus, 1758) – Atlas Moth

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Archaeoattacus edwardsii
Archaeoattacus staudingeri 

List of Attacus Linnaeus, 1767 species known from India.
Attacus atlas (Linnaeus, 1758). Indian subregion.
Attacus taprobanis Moore, 1882. Sri Lanka; India: southwestern India.
  1. Pinratana, A. & R.E. Lampe. 1990. Moths of Thailand, Volume 1: Saturniidae. # 1, pg 2, pl 8.

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Anonymous. 2022. Attacus atlas (Linnaeus, 1758) – Atlas Moth. 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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