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Prapata scotopepla (Hampson, 1900)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Prapata bisinuosa and Prapata owadai, which are extralimital. Best separated by male genitalia (Solovyev & Witt, 2009).
  1. Hampson, G. 1900. The moths of India. Supplementary paper to the volumes in " The fauna of British India." Series ii, Part II. The Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society. v.13:231 OD, Sikkim, 5000 ft.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). Moths of Nepal. pl 82/11.
  3. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). [accessed 19 Oct 2015]
  4. Solovyev, A.V. & T.J. Witt. 2009. The Limacodidae of Vietnam. Entomofauna Supplement 16: 33-229. pdf page 109

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Anonymous. 2021. Prapata scotopepla (Hampson, 1900). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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