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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Lymantriinae > Orgyiini > Calliteara

Calliteara complicata (Walker, 1865)

Listed as Dasychira complicata Walker, 1855 by some authors.

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  1. OD: Dasychira complicata Walker, 1865; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 32: 365; TL: Hindostan. Text at
  3. Kaleka, A. P. S. 2012. Diversity of Tussock Moths (Lepidoptera-Lymantriidae) on the Western Himalaya. Colemania. 31/3-15. Pg. 7. Reported from NW Himalaya.
  4. 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. # 997, Pg. 447 as Dasychira complicata

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2022. Calliteara complicata (Walker, 1865). 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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