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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Acosmerygina > Acosmeryx

Acosmeryx akanshi Melichar, Řezáč, Manjunatha & Horecký, 2014

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Karnataka
Kerala
Maharashtra
All states
Similiar species:
Very similar to Acosmeryx shervillii but the Western Ghats population has been spilt based on DNA barcoding and examination of genitalia.
References:
  1. OD: Acosmeryx akanshi Melichar, Řezáč, Manjunatha & Horecký, 2014. Melichar, TRezác, MManjunatha, HB, & C. Horecký. 2014. A new species of the genus Acosmeryx Boisduval, 1875 (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae) from the southern part of India. The European Entomologist. Vol. 6, Issue 3. 181-187. 
  2. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/5575 [accessed 11 July 2018]

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Anonymous. 2021. Acosmeryx akanshi Melichar, Řezáč, Manjunatha & Horecký, 2014. 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/356450/Acosmeryx-akanshi
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