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Erebus jaintiana (Swinhoe, 1896)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Erebus superba has a bluish tinge and lacks the extensive "teeth" on the white discal band which is present on E. jaintiana FW. 

Erebus Latreille, 1810 species known from India
Erebus acuta (Fawcett, 1917)
Erebus albicincta Kollar, [1844]
Erebus caprimulgus (Fabricus, 1775 )
Erebus ephesperis (Hübner, [1823])
Erebus gemmans (Guenée, 1852)
Erebus glaucopis (Walker, 1858)
Erebus hieroglyphica (Drury, 1773)
Erebus jaintiana (Swinhoe, 1896)
Erebus macrops (Linnaeus, 1768)
Erebus strigipennis (Moore, 1883)
Erebus superba (Swinhoe, 1908)
  1. Seitz 11-46 for both Erebus superba and Erebus jaintiana
  2. Wikipedia contributors. Erebus jaintiana [Internet]. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia; 2017 Mar 10, 21:52 UTC [cited

Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Erebinae > Erebini > Erebus

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Anonymous. 2022. Erebus jaintiana (Swinhoe, 1896). 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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