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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Geometrinae > Comibaenini > Protuliocnemis

Protuliocnemis biplagiata (Moore, [1887])

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Karnataka
Uttarakhand
All states
Similiar species:
Protouliocnemis castalaria Oberthür, 1916 has been reported from Nepal, Himachal Pradesh and Arunachal Pradesh. 
 
Protouliocnemis castalaria is similar in fascia to biplagiata, and can be separated by the presence of fours spurs on the hind tibia of biplagiata and two spurs in castalaria (MOB). 
References:
  1. OD: Comibaena biplagiata Moore, [1887]; Lepid. Ceylon 3 (4): 435; TL: Ceylon at http://archive.org/stream/lepidopteraofcey03moor#page/435/mode/1up  [accessed 03 April 2018]
  2. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-9/geometrini/geometrini_27_3.php [accessed 03 April 2018]
  3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protuliocnemis_biplagiata
  4. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=15632 [accessed 03 April 2018]
  5. 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. 488, # 4052. 

 

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Anonymous. 2021. Protuliocnemis biplagiata (Moore, [1887]). 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/356389/Protuliocnemis-biplagiata
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