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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Saturniidae > Saturniinae > Saturniini > Loepa

Loepa katinka (Westwood, 1848) – Plain Golden Emperor Moth

Loepa is a complex species group with at least 8 species found in India.
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List of Loepa Moore, [1860] species known from India.
Loepa katinka (Westwood, 1848). Myanmar; India: Assam.
Loepa miranda Moore, 1865. India.
Loepa schintlmeisteri Brechlin, 2000 – Bright Golden Emperor Moth. India: South India.
Loepa sikkima (Moore, [1866]). India: Sikkim.
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Anonymous. 2022. Loepa katinka (Westwood, 1848) – Plain Golden Emperor Moth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/355118/Loepa-katinka
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