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Garaeus apicata (Moore, [1868])

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List of Garaeus known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Garaeus absona (Swinhoe, 1890). India: Sikkim.
Garaeus albipunctatus Hampson, 1895. India: Dhramsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Garaeus apicata (Moore, 1868). India: Bengal.
Garaeus argillacea (Butler, 1889). India: Kangra district, Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh.
Garaeus colorata colorata (Warren, 1893). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Garaeus colorata (Warren, 1986). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, Sikkim
Garaeus cruentatus Butler, 1880. India: NE Himalaya.
Garaeus flavipicta Hampson, 1912. India: Dibrugrah, Assam North.
Garaeus fulvata (Warren, 1898). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Garaeus muscorarius Hampson, 1895. India: Sikkim.
Garaeus specularis specularis Moore 1868. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Garaeus signata Butler, 1896. India: Kulu, Himachal Pradesh.
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  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 235, # 3324 as Garaeus apicatus


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Anonymous. 2022. Garaeus apicata (Moore, [1868]). 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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