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Opisthograptis sulphurea (Butler, 1880)

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List of Opisthograptis known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Opisthograptis crataegata Linnaeus, 1761.
Opisthograptis irrorata (Hampson, 1895). India: Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh.
Opisthograptis luteolata luteolata (Linnaeus, 1758). India: Indian Himalayas.
Opisthograptis moelleri Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Opisthograptis rumiformis (Hampson, 1902). India: Indian Himalayas.
Opisthograptis sulphurea (Butler, 1880). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Opisthograptis tridentifera (Moore, 1888). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
  1. OD: Rumia sulphurea. Butler, 1880. AMNH (5) vi. Pg. 123.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 72/5.
  4. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 184, # 3190. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Opisthograptis sulphurea (Butler, 1880) . 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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