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Lepidoptera > Drepanoidea > Drepanidae > Drepaninae > Drepanini > Canucha

Canucha specularis (Moore, 1879)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Tripura
All states
Similiar species:
Canucha Walker, 1856 species known from India
Canucha specularis (Moore, 1879). India; Nepal; Sri Lanka. 
Canucha duplexa duplexa (Moore, [1866[). E. Himalaya.
Canucha miranda Warren, 1923. Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh. 
 
References:
  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 340, # 732 as Drepana specularis.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). Moths of Nepal, pl 101/16.
  3. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 8. Castniidae, Callidulidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae.
    http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-8/drepaninae/drepaninae_10_1.php [accessed 22 Nov 2015]
  4. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=161095 [accessed 22 Nov 2015]
  5. Watson, A. 1968. The Taxonomy off the Drepaninae represented in China, with an account of their world distribution (Lepidoptera:Drepanidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Entomology Supplement 12. pg.99  plate 11 fig.367

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Anonymous. 2021. Canucha specularis (Moore, 1879). 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/355474/Canucha-specularis
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