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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Notodontidae > Notodontinae > Dicranurini > Harpyia

Harpyia longipennis (Walker, 1855)

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List of Harpyia Ochsenheimer, 1810 known from India.

Harpyia longipennis (Walker, 1855), India (Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, S India); Nepal; Pakistan.

Harpyia microsticta microsticta (Hampson, 1892), India (Nagaland, Uttarakhand); Nepal.

Harpyia microsticta dicyma (Wiltshire, 1958), India (Himachal Pradesh); Nepal; Pakistan.

  1. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae, pg 157, # 278 as Damata_longipennis.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1 pl.32:19 as Damata longipennis.
  3. Schintlmeister, A & C.L. Fang, 2001, New and less known Notodontidae from mainland China Neue Entomologische Nachrichten band 50: 1-141. Pdf pg.54 pl.IX 80a-d (pg.119).
Note: Schintlmeister states that bh770 is probably Harpyia morozovi Schintmeister, 2013 (SS, pers. comm.)

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Anonymous. 2022. Harpyia longipennis (Walker, 1855). 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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