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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Sterrhinae > Timandrini > Timandra

Timandra convectaria Walker, 1861

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Similiar species:
Timandra Duponchel, 1829 species from India.
Timandra amataria griseata (Petersen, 1902). 
Timandra comptaria Walker, 1863. India.
Timandra convectaria convectaria Walker, 1861. Bangladesh; India: Shimla, Nauni, Subathu. 
Timandra correspondens (Hampson, 1895). Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Timandra nelsoni Prout, 1918. South India; Sri Lanka. 
Timandra obsoleta Warren, 1897. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Timandra responsaria responsaria Moore, 1888. Cherrapunji; Nilgiris.
Timandra ruptilinea Warren, 1897. E. Himalayas. 

Timandra griseata, Timandra comptaria, Timandra ruptilinea has FW postmedial line arising from apex. 
Timandra correspondens, Timandra convectaria has FW postmedial line arising from below apex.
 
 
References:
  1. Timandra convectaria Walker, 1861. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum 23:800. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/122745#page/326/mode/1up
  2. Prout, 1938. In Seitz MacroLep. World, 12:153, pl. 16f. 
  3. Hampson, G. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae, pg 458, # 3969 as form of T. amataria.
  4. jpmoth.org http://www.jpmoth.org/Geometridae/Sterrhinae/Timandra_convectaria.html [accessed 22 October 2016]
  5. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=535148 [accessed 22 October 2016]

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Anonymous. 2021. Timandra convectaria Walker, 1861. 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/355853/Timandra-convectaria
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