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Tanaorhinus viridiluteatus (Walker, 1861)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Tanaorhinus rafflesii separated by underside of hindwing. See Holloway, 1998.

List of Tanaorhinus known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Tanaorhinus celebensis Yazaki, 1995. India: Sikkim.
Tanaorhinus kina kina Swinhoe, 1893. India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Tanaorhinus kina embrithes Prout, 1934. India: Sikkim, Gopaldhara.
Tanaorhinus rafflesii (Moore, [1860]). India: Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh.
Tanaorhinus reciprocata (Walker, 1861). India: Himalayas.
Tanaorhinus viridiluteata (Walker, 1861). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
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Anonymous. 2022. Tanaorhinus viridiluteatus (Walker, 1861). 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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