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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Altha

Altha nivea Walker, 1862

Indian and global distribution:
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References:
  1. OD: Altha nivea Walker, 1862, J. Linn. Soc. Zool. 6: 173. 
  2. 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 397 # 887.
  3. Holloway, J. D. 1986. The Moths of Borneo. Part 1. Key to Families: Cossidae, Metarbelidae, Ratardidae, Dudgeoneidae, Epipyropidae and Limacodidae. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-1/limacodidae/limacodidae-4-1.php [accessed 10 February 2017]
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 39/7.
  5. Solovyev, A.V. & T.J. Witt. 2009. The Limacodidae of Vietnam. Entomofauna Supplement 16: 33-229. pdf , pl 7/5, pg 53.
  6. ICAR-National Bureau of Agricultural Insect Resources. http://www.nbair.res.in/insectpests/Altha-nivea.php [accessed 10 February 2017]
  7. jpmoth.org. Digital Moths of Asia. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/60_ZYGAENOIDEA/Limacodidae/04_Altha/Altha%20nivea/Altha%20nivea.htm [accessed 10 February 2017]

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Anonymous. 2021. Altha nivea Walker, 1862. 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/355971/Altha-nivea
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