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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Sterrhinae > Sterrhini > Idaea

Idaea gemmaria (Hampson, 1896)

Indian and global distribution:
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Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Andhra Pradesh
Goa
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Sixty two known species of Idaea from India (Kirti et al. 2019).
Idaea egenaria is a similar extralimital species. See at
https://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-10/sterrhini/sterrhini_1_17.php
Idaea gemmataria Hampson from Sri Lanka has a similar facies. 

References:
  1. OD: Acidalia gemmariaHampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg. 562 #3911a. TL: Ceylon.
  2. Seitz Vol 12, Pg. 230. Plate 12/23, row f.

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Anonymous. 2021. Idaea gemmaria (Hampson, 1896). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/356812/Idaea-gemmaria
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