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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Pyraustinae > Pyraustini > Pyrausta

Pyrausta phoenicealis (Hübner, 1818) – Perilla Leaf Moth

This species is often listed as Pyrausta panopealis which is treated as the junior synonym of Pyrausta phoenicealis by http://globiz.pyraloidea.org [accessed 17 January 2019. 
Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Uttarakhand
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Similiar species:
http://globiz.pyraloidea.org [accessed 17 January 2019] lists Pyrausta panopealis as the junior synonym for Pyrausta phoenicealis. 
References:
  1. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=341864 [accessed 17 January 2019]
  2. http://globiz.pyraloidea.org [accessed 17 January 2019]
  3. OD: Haematia phoenicealis Hübner, 1818; Zuträge Samml. exot. Schmett. 1: 22, pl. [20], f. 115-116; TL: Florida
  4. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/pyru/panopealis.html [accessed 17 January 2019]

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Anonymous. 2021. Pyrausta phoenicealis (Hübner, 1818) – Perilla Leaf 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/356646/Pyrausta-phoenicealis
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