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Pangora distorta Moore, 1879

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List of Pangora Moore, 1879 known from India.
Pangora coorgensis (Hampson, 1916), India (South India).
Pangora distorta Moore, 1879, India (NW Himalayas).
Pangora erosa (Walker, 1855), India (South India).
Pangora matherana Moore, 1879, India (Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu (Nilgiris), Kerala, Goa).
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Anonymous. 2022. Pangora distorta Moore, 1879. 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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