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Euchromia polymena (Linnaeus, 1758)

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List of Euchromia Hübner [1819] 1816 known from India.
Euchromia elegantissima Wallengren, 1861, India (North India).
Euchromia magna (Swinhoe, 1891), India (Karnataka).
Euchromia polymena (Linnaeus, 1758), India (Plains of India), Andamans, Nagaland, Tamil Nadu (Nilgiris), Assam, Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka, Kerala).
  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.227 #469
  2. Wikipedia contributors. Euchromia polymena [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2015 May 7, 23:23 UTC [cited 2015 Oct 20]. Available from:

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Anonymous. 2022. Euchromia polymena (Linnaeus, 1758). 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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