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Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879)

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List of Agnidra Moore, 1867 known from India.
Agnidra specularia (Walker, 1866) (Fascellina), India (NE India, West Bengal, Sikkim); Bhutan; Myanmar; Sri Lanka; Nepal.
Agnidra corticata corticata (Warren, 1922) (Drepana), India (NE India).
Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879) (Drepana), India (Sikkim, Meghalaya, Nagaland, N.E.
India, Uttarakhand); NE Myanmar; Nepal.
Agnidra discispilaria Moore, 1868, India (NE India, West Bengal, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Uttarakhand); Myanmar; Nepal.
  1. OD: Drepana vinacea Moore, 1879 Descr. Indian lep. Atkinson (1): 85, TL: Darjeeling at [accessed 17 December 2018]
  2. Agnidra vinacea; Watson, 1968, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) Suppl. 12 : 40, f. 52-56, pl. 1, f. 305 [accessed 17 December 2018]
  3. Hampson, G. F. 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. 337, # 724.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Plate 1/4. 
  5. Dey, P. & S. Sondhi. 2019. First records of Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879) (Lepidoptera: Drepanidae: Drepaninae) from the western Himalaya, extending its known range westwards. Journal of Threatened Taxa11(5), 13622-13624.

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Anonymous. 2022. Agnidra vinacea (Moore, 1879). 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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