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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Acosmerygina > Acosmeryx

Acosmeryx omissa Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 – Obscure Forest Hawkmoth

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
Nagaland
All states
Similiar species:
Other Acosmeryx spp. Most other species lack the dentate forewing termen.
Very similiar to A. sericeus however the ground colour in that species is a much deeper violaceous-grey and more variegated in brown. The inner arm of the discal FW λ pattern of A. sericeus is much more distinct.
References:
  1. Kitching, I. Sphingidae Taxonomic Inventory. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/279 [accessed 3 Oct 2015]

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Anonymous. 2021. Acosmeryx omissa Rothschild & Jordan, 1903 – Obscure Forest Hawkmoth. 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/355316/Acosmeryx-omissa
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