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Eustroma melancholica (Butler, 1878)

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List of known Eustroma from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Eustroma aurantiaria (Moore, 1868). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal, Sikkim.
Eustroma aurigena (Butler, 1880). India: NE Himalaya.
Eustroma chalcoptera (Hampson, 1895). India: Sikkim, 10000ft.
Eustroma elista Prout, 1940. India: Tonglo, 3050m, Sikkim, Quelle; Yatong (Sikkim/Tibet Border).
Eustroma hampsoni Prout, 1958. India: Sikkim.
Eustroma inextricata (Walker, 1866).
Eustroma lativittaria (Moore, 1868). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Eustroma melancholica venipicta Warren, 1893.
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Anonymous. 2022. Eustroma melancholica (Butler, 1878). 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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