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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Gnophini > Menophra

Menophra costistrigata (Warren, 1896)

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List of Menophra known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Menophra bicornuta Inoue, 1990. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Menophra codra (Swinhoe, 1891): India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Menophra costistrigata (Warren, 1896). India: Khasi hills, Meghalaya.
Menophra cuprearia (Moore, 1867).
Menophra decorata (Moore, 1868). India: Bengal.
Menophra humeraria (Moore, 1868). India: Bengal.
Menophra jugorum (Felder& Rogenhofer, 1875). India: Himalaya, Keylong, (Lahul Spiti), Himachal Pradesh.
Menophra lignata (Warren, 1994). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Menophra melagrapharia (Hampson, 1907).
Menophra nigrifasciata Hampson, 1891. India: Nilgiri district, S slopes, 3000ft.
Menophra perserrata (Walker, 1862). India: South India.
Menophra retractaria (Moore, 1868). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Menophra serpentinaria (Warren, 1896). India: Khasi hills, Meghalaya.
Menophra subplagiata (Walker, 1860). India: Himalaya.
Menophra subsenilis Sato, 1993, Nepal: Godavari. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal, Sikkim.
Menophra subterminalis (Prout, 1925).
Menophra torridaria Moore, 1888. India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Menophra translineata IWalker, 1869). India: Near Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
Menophra trilineata (Warren, 1896). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
References:
  1. OD: Ephemerophila costistrigataWarren, W. , 1896. New Geometridae in the Tring Museum.  In Novitates zoologicae : a journal of zoology in connection with the Tring Museum. 99-148. Pg. 134. TL: Khasi Hills. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3218314#page/154/mode/1up. 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 37/8. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Menophra costistrigata (Warren, 1896). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/356760/Menophra-costistrigata
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