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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Tinoliinae > Tinolius

Tinolius quadrimaculatus Walker, 1864

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
Tinolius hypsana: HW is whistish, lacking any crimson. Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya

Tinolius eburneigutta: FW costa and cilia is crimson. Cell end spots are almost similar sized. Throughout India

Tinolius quadrimaculatus: FW costa lack crimson. Lower cell end spot is small or obsolete. Known dist: NE India, Uttarakhand

Hampson, G. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs.  Pg. 579, # 2692. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Tinolius quadrimaculatus Walker, 1864. 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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