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Lepidoptera > Sesioidea > Sesiidae > Sesiinae > Synanthedonini > Chamaesphecia

Chamaesphecia xanthosticta (Hampson, [1893])

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Chamaesphecia schwingenschussi which is known from Pakistan. Examination of male genitalia essential for species determination with certainty. Identification proposed by Axel Kallies. 
  1. OD: Sesia xanthostictaHampson, 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. 197, # 371. TL: Kashmir. 
  2. Pühringer, F. & A. Kallies. 2004. Provisional checklist of the Sesiidae of the world (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia). Mitt.Ent.Arb.gem.Salzkammergut. 1-85 pp.
  4. [accessed 27 January 2019]

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Anonymous. 2021. Chamaesphecia xanthosticta (Hampson, [1893]). 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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