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Corymica deducta (Walker, 1866)

The larva of Corymica deducta in S. India does not match the description provided by Holloway on Moths of Borneo and needs further investigation. 

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Corymica Walker, 1860 species known from India.
Corymica arnearia Walker, 1860. India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, Uttarakhand, Karnataka.
Corymica deducta (Walker, 1866). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Tamil Nadu. 
Corymica exiguinota Hampson, 1891. India: Nilgiris. 
Corymica immaculata Warren, 1897. India: Sikkim
Corymica pryeri Butler, 1889. Kangra district, Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh. 
Corymica pryeri vitrigera Butler, 1889. India: Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Corymica spatiosa Prout, 1925. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Corymica specularia (Moore, 1868). India: Assam, Uttarakhand. 
Corymica vesicularia (Walker, 1866). NE Himalaya. 
  1. OD: Caprilia deducta Walker, 1866. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 35: 1569. Text at TL: Celebes (Sulawesi, Indonesia)
  2. Holloway, J. D. 1993. The Moths of Borneo. Part 11. Geometridae: Ennominae. [accessed 5 July 2016]
  3. Smetacek, P. 2004. The genus Corymica Walker (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) in the Kumaon Himalaya with the description of a new form of C. deducata caustolomaria Moore. J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 101: 173 – 176. 

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Unnikrishnan, M. P. 2022. Corymica deducta (Walker, 1866). 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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