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Lepidoptera > Drepanoidea > Drepanidae > Drepaninae > Drepaninae incertae sedis > Microblepsis

Microblepsis leucosticta (Hampson, 1895)

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Vide Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 8: The species is somewhat similar to Albara hollowayi, but a much paler grey with white fasciae: the tip of the forewing is also diagnostically white.
References:
  1. Hampson, 1895 Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1895 (2) : 287 with TL as Sikkim. OD: as Drepana leucosticta
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. Pl 1/7.
  3. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 8. Castniidae, Callidulidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-8/drepaninae/drepaninae_26_1.php [accessed 18 Sep 2015]
  4. 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. Betalbara leucosticta, plate 2, fig.314

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Anonymous. 2021. Microblepsis leucosticta (Hampson, 1895). 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/355289/Microblepsis-leucosticta
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