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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Geometrinae > Ornithospilini > Ornithospila

Ornithospila esmeralda (Hampson, 1895)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Nagaland
All states
Similiar species:
Ornithospila lineata more details in The Moths of Borneo. Part 9. Holloway, 1998
For other members of the genus check Bold systems.

Key to Bornean Ornithospila
http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-9/geometrini/geometrini_22.php [accessed 27 January 2019]

References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae + Appendix, Pg 565 , #4070 as Afrena esmeralda
  2. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 9. Geometridae: Oenochrominae, Desmobathrinae, Geometrinae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-9/geometrini/geometrini_22_8.php [accessed 5 Sep 2016]
  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=391260 [accessed 5 Sep 2016]

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Ornithospila esmeralda (Hampson, 1895). 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/355767/Ornithospila-esmeralda
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