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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Nausinoe

Nausinoe geometralis (Guenée, 1854)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Andhra Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Nausinoe Hübner, 1825 species known from India.
Nausinoe ejectata (Fabricius, 1775). India.
Nausinoe geometralis (Guenée, 1854). Bangladesh; India: Central India.
Nausinoe perspectata (Fabricius, 1775). Sri Lanka, India.

Nausinoe pueritia (Cramer, 1780) is considered a synonym of Nausinoe perspectata (Fabricius, 1775).
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Anonymous. 2022. Nausinoe geometralis (Guenée, 1854). 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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