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Nordstromia bicostata (Hampson, 1912)

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Nordstromia species known from India
Nordstromia argenticeps
Nordstromia bicostata 
Nordstromia duplicata 
Nordstromia humerata 
Nordstromia lilacina 
Nordstromia simillima 

  1. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1, Pl. 1. fg 9
  2. Watson, A. 1968. The Taxonomy off the Drepaninae represented in China, with an account of their world distribution (Lepidoptera:Drepanidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology Supplement 12. Textplate 3 fig.323 
  3. Drepana bicostata Hampson, 1912; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 21 (4)1272TL: Sikkim

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Anonymous. 2021. Nordstromia bicostata (Hampson, 1912). 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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