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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Calpinae > Oraesia

Oraesia emarginata (Fabricius, 1794)

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Oraesia Guenée, 1852 species known from the Indian subcontinent.
Oraesia argyrosigna Moore, [1884]. India; Sri Lanka. 
Oraesia emarginata (Fabricius, 1794) (Noctua). Indian subcontinent.
Oraesia rectistria Guenée, 1852. India.
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  2. Hampson G. F. ([1893]). The Fauna Of British India Including Ceylon And Burma Moths Vol 2. Pg. 558.
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2005. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuidae. An Illustrated Catalogue of the Noctuidae (Lepidoptera) in Thailand: Part 1: Herminiinae, Rivulinae, Hypeninae, Catocalinae, Aganainae, Euteliinae, Stictopterinae, Plusiinae, Pantheinae, Acronictinae and Agaristinae. Pl. 3/28-29
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Vaidya, A &. S. Sondhi. 2022. Oraesia emarginata (Fabricius, 1794). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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