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Phalacra vidhisara (Walker, 1860)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Tamil Nadu
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
  1. Hemerophila vidhisara Walker, 1860. List Lep. Het. Br. Mus., 21: 319. TL: Sri Lanka. Text at for female. 
  2. 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. 345, # 746.
  3. Phalacra metagonaria Walker, 1866; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 351639TL: Hindostan
  5. Shubhalaxmi, V. 2018. Field Guide to Indian Moths. Birdwing Publications. Edition 1. Pl 22/5.
  6. Moore, F. 1884-7. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3. Pg. 511, Pl. 201/1 for female. 
  7. Seitz, A. (Ed.) 1922. Macrolepidoptera of the World. Vol 10. Pg. 457, Pl. 48, row g. 

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Sankararaman, H. 2021. Phalacra vidhisara (Walker, 1860). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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