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Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Choerocampina > Theretra

Theretra lycetus (Cramer, 1775) – Grey-banded Hunter Moth

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References:
  1. http://sphingidae.myspecies.info/taxonomy/term/2841
  2. Hampson, G. 1892. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. Pg. 87, # 124 as Chaerocampa lycetus.
  3. Shubhalaxmi, V. 2018. Birdwing Field Guide to Indian Moths. Pg 373, Pl. 143/1 .

Lepidoptera > Bombycoidea > Sphingidae > Macroglossinae > Macroglossini > Choerocampina > Theretra


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Unnikrishnan, M.P. 2021. Theretra lycetus (Cramer, 1775) – Grey-banded Hunter Moth. 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/356545/Theretra-lycetus
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