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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Trischalis

Trischalis subaurana (Walker, 1863)

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Trischalis absconditana (Walker, 1863) lacks the whorls on the FW. 

  1. Original description Tospitis subaurana Walker, 1863; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 28432TL: Sarawak at [accessed 23 September 2017]
  2. Hampson, 1893; Ill. typical Spec. Lep. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 9: 83, pl. 158, f. 5; TL: Ceylon, Nawala-pittia at as Hemonia flava. 
  3. Kirti, J.S.; Singh, N. 2015. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 1. Pg. 155. 
  4. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae. 283 pp. Pl. 5: 66a, 66b. 


Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Trischalis

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Anonymous. 2022. Trischalis subaurana (Walker, 1863). 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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