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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Narosa

Narosa conspersa Walker, 1855

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Goa
Tripura
All states
Similiar species:
Complex genus with numerous other Indian and extralimital species. 
Other species from India include
Narosa argentipuncta from Sri Lanka and Goa
Narosa endodonta, Narosa pachysera from Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Narosa nigrisigna 

For notes on the genus, see Solovyev, A.V. & T.J. Witt. 2009. The Limacodidae of Vietnam. Entomofauna Supplement 16: 33-229.
References:
  1. OD: Narosa conspersa Walker, 1855; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus.5: 1151; TL: Ceylon at http://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso46brit#page/1151/mode/1up
  2. Hampson, G. 1892. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. Pg. 398, # 892. 
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl.  39/9.
 

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Anonymous. 2021. Narosa conspersa Walker, 1855. 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/356277/Narosa-conspersa
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