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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Lithosiina > Thysanoptyx

Thysanoptyx sordida (Butler, 1881)

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Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Thysanoptyx tetragona, oblong black area on forewing more rectangular, less rounded in the corner towards the apex, the female lacks black spot at FW base.
References:
  1. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/90_NOCTUOIDEA/02_EREBIDAE/02_ARCTIINAE/04_Lithosiinae/15_Thysanoptyx/Thysanoptyx%20sordida/Thysanoptyx%20sordida.htm [accessed 25 Aug 2015]
  2. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Thysanoptyx tetragona, pg 75, # 1329.

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Anonymous. 2021. Thysanoptyx sordida (Butler, 1881). 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/355076/Thysanoptyx-sordida
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