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Agnibesa pictaria (Moore, [1868])

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Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
List of known Agnibesa from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Agnibesa plumbeolineata (Hampson, 1895). India: Sikkim.
Agnibesa recurvilineta recurvilineta Moore, 1888. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Agnibesa venusta Warren, 1897. India: Sikkim.
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Anonymous. 2022. Agnibesa pictaria (Moore, [1868]). 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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