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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Uraniidae > Microniinae > Acropteris

Acropteris iphiata (Guenée, 1857)

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
Meghalaya
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Acropteris striataria/Acropteris obliquaria have HW margin angled at v.4 (rounded in A. iphiata).
References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae, pg 116, # 3024.
  2. Khramov, P.Insects (Insecta) of the World. http://insecta.pro/taxonomy/21517 [accessed 4 Oct 2015]
  3. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website).
    http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/TaxBrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=86641 [accessed 4 Oct 2015]
  4. Wikipedia contributors. Acropteris iphiata [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2014 Mar 29, 16:06 UTC [cited 2015 Oct 5]. Available from: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Acropteris_iphiata&oldid=601821812.


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Anonymous. 2021. Acropteris iphiata (Guenée, 1857). 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/355329/Acropteris-iphiata
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