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Psyra cuneata Walker, 1860

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Arunachal Pradesh
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  1. Liu, Z., D. Xue, W. Wang & H. Han. 2013. A review of Psyra Walker, 1860 (Lepidoptera, Geometridae, Ennominae) from China, with description of one new species. Zootaxa 3682 (3): 459–474. Fig 6-8. Pg. 464.
  2. OD: Psyra cuneata Walker, 1860, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Brit. Mus., 21: 483. Holotype ♂, India: North Hindostan (BMNH).
  3. Hampson, G. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 223, # 3290.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl 11/6. 


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Anonymous. 2022. Psyra cuneata Walker, 1860. 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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