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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Saturniidae > Saturniinae > Saturniini > Antheraea

Antheraea assamensis Helfer, 1837 – Moga Silk Moth

Common English Names: Moga Silk Moth, Muga Silk Moth.
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Manipur
Meghalaya
Nagaland
All states
Similiar species:
References:
  1. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. part 1. 26/1.
  2. Holloway, J. D. 1987. The Moths of Borneo. Part 3. Superfamily Bombycoidea: families Lasiocampidae, Eupterotidae, Bombycidae, Brahmaeidae, Saturniidae, Sphingidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-3/plate7.php [accessed 28 August 2015]
  3. Pinratana, A. & R.E. Lampe. 1990. Moths of Thailand, Volume 1: Saturniidae, # 8, pg 13, pl 19.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Veino, J. & Veino, L. 2021. Antheraea assamensis Helfer, 1837 – Moga Silk Moth. 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/355121/Antheraea-assamensis
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