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Orthonama obstipata (Fabricius, 1794) – The Gem

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  1. 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. # 3672, pg. 363 reports this as Cidaria fluviata
  2. [accessed 03 November 2018]
  3. Schulze, C. H. & K. Fielder. 2004. Orthonama obstipata Fabricius 1794 (Geometridae, Larentiinae) - new for the fauna of Borneo. Nachr. entomol. Ver. Apollo, N. F. 25 (3). 153-154.
  4. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (Insecta : Lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Plate 21/19. 


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Anonymous. 2022. Orthonama obstipata (Fabricius, 1794) – The Gem. 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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