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Acmeshachia gigantea (Elwes, 1890)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
All states
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List of Acmeshachia Matsumura, 1929 known from India.
Acmeshachia albifascia (Moore, 1879), India (Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh); Myanmar; Nepal.
Acmeshachia gigantea (Elwes, 1890), India (Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh); Myanmar; Nepal; Pakistan.
  1. Hampson, G. 1892. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae, Pg. 162 , # 290 as Notodonta gigantea.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Plate 28, #13
  3. [accessed 19 Oct 2015]
  4. Schintlmeister, A. & A. Pinratana. 2006. Moths of Thailand, Volume 5: Notodontidae vol 5, pl 18/127.

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Anonymous. 2022. Acmeshachia gigantea (Elwes, 1890). 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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