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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Poaphilini > Bastilla

Bastilla crameri (Moore, [1885])

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Andhra Pradesh
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Himachal Pradesh
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Kerala
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Similiar species:
Similar species: Bastilla praetermissa (Warren, 1913)
Bastilla praetermissa and B. crameri are distinguished from each other by the presence or absence of the small black point in cell respectively. Hacker & Weigert (1990: 270) stated that the two forms occurred in praetermissa from India and Myanmar, and that the specific analysis should be re-examined. I think that another and more stable discriminative character is in the running pattern of the postmedian line: a little strongly curved in crameri and rather straight in praetermissa (Haruta, 1993).
References:
  1. Dysgonia crameri Moore, [1885]. Lepid. Ceylon 3 (2): 177, pl. 171, f. 2 (repl. Phalaena achatina Cramer, [1780]); TL: Cote de Coromandel. Text at https://archive.org/details/lepidopteraofcey03moor/page/177/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/lepidopteraofcey03moor/page/n656/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Dysgonia discalis Moore, [1885]. Lepid. Ceylon 3 (2): 177, pl. 171, f. 8; TL: Ceylon. Text at https://archive.org/details/lepidopteraofcey03moor/page/177/mode/1up?view=theater. Plate at https://archive.org/details/lepidopteraofcey03moor/page/n656/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. 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 20/10-11.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). Moths of Nepal. pl.46:1
  5. Holloway, J. D. 2005. The Moths of Borneo. Part 15/16. Noctuidae, Catocalini. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-15-16/ophiusini/ophiusini_8_11.php [accessed  7 Oct 2015].
  6. http://www.africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/EREBINAE/dysgonia%20crameri.htm

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Anonymous. 2022. Bastilla crameri (Moore, [1885]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/355340/Bastilla-crameri
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