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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Arctiini > Spilosomina > Alphaea

Alphaea florescens (Moore, 1879)

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Alphaea imbuta
Markings on HW are yellowish, not white. See MON 18/12 and http://www.insecta-web.org/cgi-bin/MWM/vk/dysplay_virt_koll.pl  [accessed 04 July 2018]

References:
  1. OD: Nyaca florescens Moore, 1879; Descr. Indian lep. Atkinson (1): 43, pl. 2, f. 13; TL: Sikkim. Text at http://archive.org/stream/descriptionsofne00hewi#page/43/mode/1up. [accessed 04 July 2018] Plate at http://archive.org/stream/descriptionsofne00hewi#page/n326/mode/1up
  2. http://www.insecta-web.org/cgi-bin/MWM/vk/dysplay_virt_koll.pl [accessed 04 July 2018] Box arc447.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Toky. Pl 18/9. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Alphaea florescens (Moore, 1879). 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/356445/Alphaea-florescens
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