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Lepidoptera > Drepanoidea > Drepanidae > Oretinae > Neoreta

Neoreta olga (Swinhoe, 1894)

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Neoreta purpureofascia which is extralimital.

Seperation through external morphology and genitalia listed in Song, W. Dayong, X. &H. Han. 2012. Revision of Chinese Oretinae (Lepidoptera, Drepanidae). Zootaxa 3445: 1–36. Figure 51. Pg 32-33. 

References:
  1. OD: Oreta olga Swinhoe, 1894; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 14 (84): 434; TL: India, Shillong, Khasi Hills at http://archive.org/stream/annalsmagazineof6141894lond#page/434/mode/1up
  2. Neoreta olga: Warren, 1923, in Seitz, Macrolepid. World, 10: 477, pl.50: c.
  3. Cyclura olga: Watson, 1967, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent), 19 (3): 216.
  4. Amphitorna olga: Holloway, 1998, Malayan Nature Journal, 52: 69.
  5. Song, W. Dayong, X. &H. Han. 2012. Revision of Chinese Oretinae (Lepidoptera, Drepanidae). Zootaxa 3445: 1–36. Figure 51. Pg 32-33. Re-established Oretinae as subfamily and revived Neoreta as valid genus. 
  6. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg. 479, no 759 as Oreta olga. 
  7. www.flickr.com/photos/hkmoths/8724174783
Sometimes still listed as Amphitorna olga. 

 


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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Neoreta olga (Swinhoe, 1894). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/356236/Neoreta-olga
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