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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Saturniidae > Saturniinae > Saturniini > Cricula

Cricula andrei Jordan, 1909 – Scarlet Windowed Moth

Indian and global distribution:
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Identification:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Meghalaya
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Similiar species:
Cricula trifenestrata. Generally, C. andrei is reddish brown whereas C. trifenestra is muddy-brown. Differences in underside markings, too. Best distinguished by dissection and DNA barcoding.
References:
  1. OD: Cricula andrei Jordan, K. 1909. On the Species of Cricula (Saturniidae) Novit. zool. 16 (2) : 300-332. Text at https://archive.org/details/novitateszoologi16lond/page/301/mode/1up?view=theater
  2. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=95174 [accessed 01 Dec 2015]

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Anonymous. 2022. Cricula andrei Jordan, 1909 – Scarlet Windowed Moth. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/355485/Cricula-andrei
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