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Lepidoptera > Drepanoidea > Drepanidae > Drepaninae > Drepanini > Drepana

Drepana dispilata Warren, 1922

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At the end of the forewing cell there are two spots - a upper and lower spot (the lower spot is noticeably further out). In Drepana pallida the upper spot is very small. In D. dispilata both are large.
References:
  1. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.
    Pl 1/14.
  2. Watson, A. 1968. The Taxonomy off the Drepaninae represented in China, with an account of their world distribution (Lepidoptera:Drepanidae). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History). Entomology Supplement 12. Pg 109, Pl 11:362 (Chinese ssp. rufata shown)
  3. OD: Drepana dispilata Warren, 1922; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 10: 463; TL: Knyvett

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Anonymous. 2021. Drepana dispilata Warren, 1922. 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/355843/Drepana-dispilata
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