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Berta chrysolineata Walker, 1863

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Berta Walker, [1863] species known from India.
Berta acte (Swinhoe, 1892). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Berta albiplaga Warren, 1893. Naga Hills.
Berta angustimedia Prout, 1918. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Berta annulifera (Warren, 1896). Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Berta anteplaga Prout, 1916. Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram.
Berta apopemta Prout, 1935. Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam. 
Berta chrysolineata Walker, 1863. Kanara, India. 
Berta copiosa Prout, 1917. Assam, Naga Hills. 
  1. OD:Berta chrysolineata Walker, 1863, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln. Br.Mus.,26: 1621.
  2. Berta chrysolineata Roger Kendrick Phd plates, pl. 18.
  3. Hampson, G. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometrida, pg 517, # 4140 as Thalera chrysolineata
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.).  Moths of Nepal. Pl 97:3
  5. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 9. Geometridae: Oenochrominae, Desmobathrinae, Geometrinae. [accessed 9 Oct 2015]
  6. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). [accessed 9 Oct 2015]
  7. Kirti, J. S., K. Chandra, A. Saxena & N. Singh. 2019. Geometrid Moths of India. 296 pp. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. Pg. 166. Plate titled Berta apopemta is actually B. chrysolineata on pg. 166. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Berta chrysolineata Walker, 1863. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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