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Pericyma umbrina (Guenée, 1852)

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Pericyma Herrich-Schäffer, [1851] species from India. Most of the species display polymorphism. 
Pericyma albidens (Walker, 1865) (Moepa). S. India. 
Pericyma cruegeri (Butler, 1886) (Homoptera). India.
Pericyma detersa (Walker, 1865) (Homoptera). N India. 
Pericyma glaucinans (Guenée, 1852) (Alamis). India, Bangladesh.
Pericyma umbrina (Guenée, 1852) (Alamis). India.  
  1. OD: Guenée, 1852. Alamis umbrina Noct. 3:4. 
  2. [accessed 16 July 2019]
  3. 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. 474, # 2443 as Homoptera umbrina
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 46/22. 
  5. Pericyma umbrina. Gardner, 1947. Trans. Roy. Ent. Soc. London. 98: 75. Larval description.  

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Singh, R. 2022. Pericyma umbrina (Guenée, 1852). 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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