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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Metoeca

Metoeca foedalis (Guenée, 1854)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Assam
Delhi
Gujarat
Himachal Pradesh
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References:
  1. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae, pg 192, # 4634 as Nymphula foedalis
  2. inaturalist.org https://www.inaturalist.org/guide_taxa/352268 [accessed 16 April 2017]
  3. indiabiodiversity.org http://indiabiodiversity.org/observation/show/386044 [accessed 16 April 2017]
  4. Ratnasingham, S. & Hebert, P. D. N. 2007. BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data System (website). http://www.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=50548 [accessed 16 April 2017]
  5. Robinson, G.S., K.R.Tuck, M. Shaffer & K. Cook. 1994. The Smaller Moths of South-East Asia. Malaysian Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur., pl 27/19.
  6. Sondhi, Y. & S. Sondhi. 2016. A partial checklist of moths (Lepidoptera) of Dehradun, Mussoorie and Devalsari in Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 8(5): 8756–8776; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/jott.2814.8.5.8756-8776, Image 219.

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Anonymous. 2021. Metoeca foedalis (Guenée, 1854). 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/356018/Metoeca-foedalis
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