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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Miresa

Miresa bracteata Butler, 1880

Indian and global distribution:
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Arunachal Pradesh
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Miresa fulgida has additional silver triangular streak with silver veins connecting these triangular streaks.
Miresa argentifera lacks the silver triangular streak.
References:
  1. Butler, A. 1880. Descriptions of new Species of Asiatic Lepidoptera Heterocera. The Annals and magazine of natural history; zoology, botany, and geology(5) 6 (31): 64, TL: Darjeeling in BMNH
  2. Chun-Sheng Wu and Alexey V. Solovyev, 2011, A Review of the Genus Miresa Walker in China (Lepidoptera: Limacodidae), Journal of Insect Science, v.11 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1673/031.011.0134
  3. Hampson, G. 1892. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae. Pg 387 #856
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo Pl. 39:14

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Anonymous. 2021. Miresa bracteata Butler, 1880. 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/355888/Miresa-bracteata
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