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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Aganainae > Asota

Asota paphos (Fabricius, 1787)

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
Nagaland
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Asota sp. and Neochera sp. The forewing dorsum being thickly edged in white distinguishes this species from other similiar species.
References:
  1. Holloway, J. D. 1988. The Moths of Borneo. Part 6. Arctiidae: Syntominae, Euchomiinae, Arctiinae, Aganainae (to Noctuidae) http://mothsofborneo.com/part-6/aganainae/aganainae-5-5.php [accessed 6 Sep 2015]
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae, pl 35/5.

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Anonymous. 2021. Asota paphos (Fabricius, 1787). 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/355249/Asota-paphos
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