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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Plutodini > Plutodes

Plutodes nilgirica Hampson, 1879

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List of Plutodes known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Plutodes costatus (Butler, 1886). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Plutodes cyclaria Guenée, [1858]. India: Punjab?
Plutodes digitata Kirti & Saxena.
Plutodes discigera Butler, 1880. India.
Plutodes exiguifascia Hampson, 1895.
Plutodes exquisita Butler, 1880. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Plutodes flavescens Butler, 1880. India: NE Himalayas.
Plutodes lamisca Swinhoe, 1894. India: Khasi Hills, Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
Plutodes nilgirica Hampson, 1895. India: Nilgriri district, the plateau, 6000ft.
Plutodes philornia Prout, 1926. India: Assam, Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Plutodes pseudocyclaria Kirti & Goyal, 2011. India: Devikulam, Kerela.
Plutodes subcaudata Butler, 1880. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Plutodes transmutata Walker, 1861.
References:
  1. OD: Plutodes nilgirica Hampson, 1879. Illustrations of typical specimens of Lepidoptera Heterocera in the collection of the British Museum. 8:155. Pl. 151, Fig. 6.
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. # 3123, Pg. 161.
  3. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=469809 [accessed 31 January 2018]
  4. https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/471669



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Anonymous. 2022. Plutodes nilgirica Hampson, 1879. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/356311/Plutodes-nilgirica
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