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Lepidoptera > Zygaenoidea > Limacodidae > Limacodinae > Setora

Setora postornata (Hampson, 1900)

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Setora baibarana is a similar species. 

Solovyev, A.V. & T.J. Witt, 2009: The Limacodidae of Vietnam. Entomofauna Supplement 16: 33-229 states that the species (S. postornata) is similar to S. baibarana (MATSUMURA, 1931) but distinguished by isoscales-triangular silky brown spot in tornal area of forewings.     
References:
  1. OD: Thosea postornata Hampson, 1900, J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 13: 231. Type locality: Sikkim.
  2. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/TaxBrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=260920 [accessed 02 February 2018]
  3. Solovyev, A.V. & T.J. Witt, 2009: The Limacodidae of Vietnam. Entomofauna Supplement 16: 33-229. Pg 161, Pl. 14/13. 
  4. Irungbam, J.S., M.S. Chib & A.V. Solovyev. 2017. Moths of the family Limacodidae Duponchel, 1845 (Lepidoptera: Zygaenoidea) from Bhutan with six new generic and 12 new species records. Journal of Threatened Taxa 9(2): 9795–9813; http://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2443.9.2.9795-9813. Image 5.

 

   



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Anonymous. 2021. Setora postornata (Hampson, 1900). 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/356317/Setora-postornata
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