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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Lymantriinae > Lymantriinae incertae sedis > Cispia

Cispia punctifascia Walker, 1855

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Arunachal Pradesh
Sikkim
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Similiar species:
Cispia venosa "Differs from punctifascia in being bright orange. Fore wing bright orange, the band broader and the striae edging it only slightly darker than the ground colour. Unders of both wings with a fucsous maculate band, the apex of fore wing fuscous." Hampson 1892
References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1892. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae, pg 492 # 1125
  2. Holloway, J. D. 1999. The Moths of Borneo.Part 5. Lymantriidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-5/incertaesedis/incertae_1_1.php [accessed 10 August 2016]
  3. Walker, F. 1855. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. British Museum (Natural History). Dept. of Zoology. Pg. 857 TL: Sikkim

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Anonymous. 2021. Cispia punctifascia Walker, 1855. 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/355712/Cispia-punctifascia
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