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Hypochrosis iris (Butler, 1880)

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Hypochrosis Guenée, [1858] species in India vide Kirti et al 2019.
Hypochrosis abstractaria (Walker, [1863]). Nepal, E. Himalaya. 
Hypochrosis amaurospila Yazaki, 1995. Nepal. 
Hypochrosis baenzigeri Inoue, 1982. Assam. 
Hypochrosis binexata (Walker, [1863]). Assam. 
Hypochrosis flavifusata (Moore, 1888). E. Himalaya. 
Hypochrosis hyadaria Guenée, [1858]. Himalayas, S. India. 
Hypochrosis iris (Butler, 1880). Nepal, E. Himalaya. 
Hypochrosis pyrrhophaeata (Walker, [1863]). E. Himalaya. 
Hypochrosis sternaria Guenée, [1858]. E. Himalaya. 
Hypochrosis venusa Swinhoe, 1894. Meghalaya. 
  1. Hypochrosis iris OD: Phoenix iris Butler, 1880; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 6 (32): 122; TL: Darjeeling at [accessed 02 April 2018]
  2.  [accessed 02 April 2018]
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. MON Pl. 100/24 as Phoenix iris
  4. 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. 171, # 3153. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Hypochrosis iris (Butler, 1880). 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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