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Attatha regalis (Moore, 1872)

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Attatha ino differs from Attatha regalis vide Hampson as under

-oblique band of the forewing being quadrate from costa to median nevure in Attatha ino, where its outer edge is angled.

-apical triangular patch is wider in Attatha regalis so as to extend close to the post-medial and the margin. The opposite mentioned in Hampson. 

  1. OD: Hypercompa regalis Moore, 1872; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1872 (2): 575, pl. 33, f. 7; TL: N. India. Text at [accessed 24 February 2018]
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pg. 131, Pl. 17/16.

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Anonymous. 2022. Attatha regalis (Moore, 1872) . 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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