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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Poaphilini > Bastilla

Bastilla arctotaenia (Guenée, 1852)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Assam
Meghalaya
Uttarakhand
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Differs from Bastilla crameri by lacking the HW tornal white spot, and narrower FW medial band. 
References:
  1. Gurule, S & S. M. Nikam. 2013. The moths (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of northern Maharashtra: a preliminary checklist. Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(12): 4693–4713; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o2555.4693-713, Image no 161.
  2. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs, pg 501, # 2506 as Ophiusa arctotaenia
  3. Holloway, J. D. 2005. The Moths of Borneo. Part 15/16. Noctuidae, Catocalini.
    http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/ophiusini/ophiusini_6_3.php [accessed 10 Sep 2015 as "Parallelia" arctotaenia]
  4. Wikipedia contributors. Bastilla arctotaenia [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2014 Nov 16, 13:28 UTC [cited 2015 Sep 10]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bastilla_arctotaenia&oldid=634074829.

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Anonymous. 2021. Bastilla arctotaenia (Guenée, 1852). 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/355260/Bastilla-arctotaenia
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