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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Geometrinae > Hemitheini > Comostola

Comostola turgescens (Prout, 1917)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Arunachal Pradesh
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In this species the forewing red margin slightly expands at and/or just before the tornus, unlike the very similiar C. pyrrhogona. Examples of C. pyrrhogona http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/1087158, http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=123824


References:
  1. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 9. Geometridae: Oenochrominae, Desmobathrinae, Geometrinae.
    http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-9/geometrini/geometrini_48_10.php [accessed 5 July 2016]
  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=535195 [accessed 5 July 2016]

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Anonymous. 2021. Comostola turgescens (Prout, 1917). 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/355699/Comostola-turgescens
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