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Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852) – The Jigsaw

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Madhya Pradesh
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  1. OD: Ophiusa torrida Guenée, 1852. Noct. 3:269. 
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg 500, # 2505 as Ophiusa algira, which is an European species. 
  3. Gurule, S & S. M. Nikam. 2013. The moths (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of northern Maharashtra: a preliminary checklist. Journal of Threatened Taxa 5(12): 4693–4713; Image 166. 
  4. Seven, E., Gözüaçik, C. and Aykut, E., 2019. A review of genus Dysgonia Hübner (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Erebinae) from Turkey with distinctive external and genital morphological characters and a new species for the Turkish fauna. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 145(3), pp.385-393.
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Anonymous. 2022. Dysgonia torrida (Guenée, 1852) – The Jigsaw. 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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