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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Nudariina > Cyana

Cyana peregrina (Walker, 1854)

Indian and global distribution:
Throughout India. Hampson, 1894. Distribution in Hampson, 1900 erroneously restricts this to S. India. It is probably more widespread in India.
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
All states
Similiar species:
  1. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae. 283 pp, pl 9/94.
  2. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs, pg 56, # 128
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1900. Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Vol. 2. Pg 296, # 622
  4. Kirti, J. S & N. Singh. 2015. Arctiid Moths of India Volume - 1 : 1-205 (Published by :Nature Books India, 6 Gandhi Market, Minto Road, New Delhi-110002). Pg. 62.
  5. OD: Bizone peregrina Walker, 1854; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 2: 551; TL: Ceylon at

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Anonymous. 2021. Cyana peregrina (Walker, 1854). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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