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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Notodontidae > Periergosinae > Gangarides

Gangarides vittipalpis (Walker, 1869)

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Numerous Gangarides species can be found in NE India.
Gangarides dharma.
Gangarides rosea. 
Gangarides rufinus.
Gangarides vittipalpis which has more dentate forewing margin and many transverse pale brown fascia. 
Best separated by examining male genitalia. 

  1. Gangarides vittipalpis (Walker, 1869) OD: Lonomia vittipalpis Walker, 1869; Characters undescr. Lepid. Heterocera: 90; TL: N.India, Varanasi. Text at 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl 128/12. 
  3. Schintlmeister, A. & A. Pinratana. 2006. Moths of Thailand, Volume 5: Notodontidae. Pg. 43. No. 19. Pl. 5/19

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Anonymous. 2021. Gangarides vittipalpis (Walker, 1869). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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