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Lepidoptera > Drepanoidea > Drepanidae > Drepaninae > Drepanini > Macrocilix

Macrocilix maia (Leech, 1888)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Meghalaya
Sikkim
All states
Similiar species:
Sewa orbiferata is superficially similiar. Other Macrocilix sp.
References:
  1. Holloway, J. D. 1998. The Moths of Borneo. Part 8. Castniidae, Callidulidae, Drepanidae, Uraniidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-8/drepaninae/drepaninae_6_1.php [accessed 31 January 2017]
  2. Leech, J. H., 1887. On the Lepidoptera of Japan and Corea, Part II. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1888  pg. 647 pl.XXXII fg.6 as Argyris maia, TL: Korea, Gensan
  3. Watson, A. 1968. The Taxonomy of 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.133

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Anonymous. 2021. Macrocilix maia (Leech, 1888). 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/355953/Macrocilix-maia
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