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Diphtherocome pallida (Moore, 1867)

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  1. OD:  Diphthera pallida, Moore, 1867, Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (vol. 1867, plate VI), Pg. 46, Pl. 6, Fig 6. Text at Plate at
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg. 295, # 1967 as Diphthera pallida. Hampson lists fasciata as a form of pallida
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 83/5.
  4. Seitz, A. 1912. Macrolepidoptera of the World 11: Indo-Australian Noctuiform Phalaenae. Pg. 33, Pl. 5.Lists both vigens and pallida.

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Anonymous. 2021. Diphtherocome pallida (Moore, 1867). 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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