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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Poaphilini > Grammodes

Grammodes geometrica (Fabricius, 1775)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Andhra Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Grammodes stolida has the postdiscal cream line bent inwards in the middle, cillia white at forewing apex and a fine marginal white-grey line.
References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae pg.531 #2587
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae, pg 84, pl 20/4.

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Anonymous. 2021. Grammodes geometrica (Fabricius, 1775). 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/355382/Grammodes-geometrica
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