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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Ennominae incertae sedis > Metapercnia

Metapercnia ductaria (Walker, 1862)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Nagaland
Sikkim
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Metapercnia coryneta-Differs from M. ductaria in being whiter and not having yellow on veins. Metapercnia tincta- Differs from ductaria in having thorax without black spots Percnia felinaria -Differs from M. ductaria in being more suffused with fuscous and not having yellow on veins
References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae, # 3541 pg 306, Percnia ductaria
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992-2000. Moths of Nepal. The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo pl.60/16
  3. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=323637 [accessed 29 June 2016]

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Anonymous. 2021. Metapercnia ductaria (Walker, 1862). 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/355685/Metapercnia-ductaria
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