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Catocala macula (Hampson, 1891)

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Arunachal Pradesh
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List of Catocala Schrank, 1802 species known from India.
Catocala afghana Swinhoe, 1885. Pakistan.
Catocala concubia Walker, [1858]. India: North India, Punjab,
Catocala benediki Borth, Kons, Saldaitis & Gall, 2017. Pakistan, Karakoram.
Catocala distorta Butler, 1889. India: Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala dotatoides. India.
Catocala flavescens. India: Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala fuscinupta. India: Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala hyperconnexa Sugi, 1965. Nepal.
Catocala inconstans Butler, 1889. India: Himachal Pradesh.
Catocala kishidai. Myanmar.
Catocala leechi. India: Kashmir.
Catocala nymphaea (Esper, 1787). India: Kashmir.
Catocala patala Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874. India: North India.
Catocala persimilis. India: Western India.
Catocala prolifica Walker, 1857. India.
Catocala rhodosoma Röber, 1927. India. Naga Hills, Nagaland.
Catocala sponsalis. Nepal.
Catocala tapestrina Moore, 1882. Bhutan; Nepal; India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
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Anonymous. 2022. Catocala macula (Hampson, 1891). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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