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Maxates thetydaria (Guenée, 1857)

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List of Maxates known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Maxates acutissima (Walker, 1861). India: Khasis, Meghalaya.  Kolkata, West Bengal, Khandala, Maharashtra, Nilgiris, Karnataka, Gujrat.
Maxates adaptaria (Prout, 1933). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates auspicata (Prout, 1917). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates coelataria (Walker, 1861). Sri Lanka; India.
Maxates coelataria trychera Prout, 1933. India: Khasi hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates convallata (Warren, 1896). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates dissimulata (Walker, 1861). India.
Maxates dysides Prout, 1922. India: Tinsukhia, Assam.
Maxates fuscifimbria (Prout, 1911). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates fuscipalpa (Walia, 1994). India: Subathu, Himachal Pradesh.
Maxates glaucaria (Walker, 1866). India: North India.
Maxates goniaria (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875). India: Benalia, Kalitunga.
Maxates griseoviridis (Warren, 1893. India: Naga Hills, 5000-7000ft.
Maxates hemitheoides (Prout, 1916). India: Khasi Hills, Shillong, Meghalaya.
Maxates immacularia (Fabricius, 1794). India: (Tranquebar) Tharangambadi, Tamil Nadu.
Maxates inaptaria (Walker, [1862]). Bangladesh; India: Sikkim.
Maxates insignipecten (Prout, 1928). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates iridescens (Warren, 1896). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates macariata (Walker, 1863). Bangaladesh; India: Silhet, Assam, Sikkim, Khasis, Meghalaya.
Maxates mutatilinea (Prout, 1916). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Maxates thetydaria (Guenée, 1857). India: Central India.
Maxates veninotata (Warren, 1894). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
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Anonymous. 2022. Maxates thetydaria (Guenée, 1857). 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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