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Abaciscus tristis Butler, 1889

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
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Similiar species:
Abaciscus Butler, 1889 known from India (Kirti et al 2019). 
Abaciscus atmala (Swinhoe, 1894). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Abaciscus figlina (Swinhoe, 1890). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya; Myanmar. 
Abaciscus kathmandensis Sato, 1993. Nepal (TL). 
Abaciscus sakuraii Sato, 1994. Nepal (TL).
Abaciscus scinus Sato, 1994. Nepal (TL).
Abaciscus stellifera (Warren, 1896). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Abaciscus tristis Butler, 1889. India: Kangra, Dharmsala, Himachal Pradesh (TL).
  1. OD: Abaciscus tristis Butler, 1889; Ill. typical Spec. Lep. Het. Colln Br. Mus. 7: 102, pl. 135, f. 18; TL: Dharmsala. Text at Plate at
  2. [accessed 09 July 2019]
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 37/5. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Abaciscus tristis Butler, 1889 . 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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