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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Larentiinae > Cidariini > Ecliptopera

Ecliptopera umbrosaria (Motschulsky, [1861])

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  1. OD: Cidaria umbrosaria. Motschulsky, V. V. 1860. Eu. Ent. IX.36.  
  2.  [accessed 29 January 2019]
  3. Shubhalaxmi, V. 2018, Field Guide to Indian Moths. Pl. 89/6. Birdwing Publishers. 
  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. 357, # 3654 as Cidaria silaceata. 
  5. Prout, L.B. 1958. New species of indo-australian Geometridae. Pg. 154. Text at [accessed 29 January 2019] Part of "silaceata" species complex. Lists umbrosaria as separate species to silaceata


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Anonymous. 2021. Ecliptopera umbrosaria (Motschulsky, [1861]). 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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