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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Polythlipta

Polythlipta divaricata Moore, [1886]

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Similiar species:
Indian species of Polythlipta Lederer, 1863
Polythlipta distorta Moore 1,888
Polythlipta divaricata Moore, 1885
Polythlipta euroalis (Swinhoe, 1889)
Polythlipta inconspicua (Moore 1,888)
Polythlipta peragrata (Moore 1,888)
Polythlipta vagalis Walker, 1866
Polythlipta cerealis Lederer, 1863
Polythlipta liquidalis Leech, 1889
Polythlipta macralis Lederer, 1863
  1. OD: Moore, 1885: 311, pl. 179 figs 16–16a Moore, F. 1884–1887 [imprint "1885"]: The Lepidoptera of Ceylon. – L. Reeve, London. i–xvi, 1–578, pls 144–214. Pg. 311. Pl. 179. TL: Sri Lanka
  4. Hampson, G. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figsPg. 366, # 5064
  5. Irungbam, J.S., Chib, M.S. & Wangdi, K. (2016) Taxonomic review of the superfamily Pyraloidea in Bhutan (Lepidoptera). Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity, 9, 355–382. 11 B    


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Anonymous. 2021. Polythlipta divaricata Moore, [1886]. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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