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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Arctiini > Spilosomina > Pangora

Pangora matherana Moore, 1879

Indian and global distribution:
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Goa
Karnataka
Kerala
Maharashtra
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Similiar species:
A very variable species see note below:
"P. erosa has more white colour at the base of the forewing and the ground colour is a little bit different. Quite good figures of the females are in Seitz: Bombyces et Sphinges Indoaustraliens, Pl. 10/a." per comms Dr Karel Cerny
References:
  1. Hampson, 1901, Catalogue Lepidoptera Phalaenae British Museum 3: pg. 362, f. 159
  2. Museum WITT. Virtuelle Sammlungen des Museum WITT http://www.insecta-web.org/cgi-bin/MWM/vk/dysplay_virt_koll.pl?id=547&fam=Arctiidae&t=t_entry [accessed 07 February 2017]

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Anonymous. 2021. Pangora matherana Moore, 1879. 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/355966/Pangora-matherana
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