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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Arctiini > Nyctemerina > Paraplastis

Paraplastis hampsoni (Swinhoe, 1889)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Kerala
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Distinguished from Migoplastis correcta by the band on FW being distinct, unlike M. correcta in which it is indistinct.
References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1894. Moths 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs: pg. 44 , #1259 as Migoplastis hampsoni.
  2. Museum Witt München::Virtuelle Sammlungen. http://www.insecta-web.org/cgi-bin/MWM/vk/dysplay_virt_koll.pl?id=864&fam=Arctiidae&t=t_entry [accessed 04 October 2016]
  3. Swinhoe, C. 1889. On new Indian Lepidoptera, chiefly Heterocera. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1889 (4), 369–432, pls. 43–44. pg. 402, pl. 43, fig.2.

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Anonymous. 2021. Paraplastis hampsoni (Swinhoe, 1889). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/354959/Paraplastis-hampsoni
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