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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Margaroniini > Cirrhochrista

Cirrhochrista fumipalpis Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Cirrhochrista Lederer, 1863 species known from the Indian subcontinent.
Cirrhochrista annulifera Hampson, 1919
Cirrhochrista bifurcalis Hampson, 1919
Cirrhochrista brizoalis (Walker, 1859)
Cirrhochrista fumipalpis Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875
Cirrhochrista fuscusa Chen, Song & Wu, 2006
Cirrhochrista pulchellalis Lederer, 1863
Cirrhochrista semibrunnea Hampson, 1896
Cirrhochrista spissalis (Guenée, 1854)
See discussion on the similar species Cirrhochrista kosemponialis and Cirrhochrista bifurcalis at
  2. [accessed 15 August 2017]
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1998. Moths of Nepal. Part 5. TINEA. Vol. 15 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 142/2. 
  5. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. pg 50, # 4274. 


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Anonymous. 2022. Cirrhochrista fumipalpis Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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