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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Nolidae > Eariadinae > Earias

Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833) – Egyptian Bollworm

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References:
  1. OD: Tortrix insulana. Boisduval, 1833. Faun. Madag.:121, Pl. 16, f. 9. 
  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earias_insulana.
  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. 133, # 1508. 
  4. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pl. 31/9-10. 
  5. Townsend, M. & P. Waring. 2007. Field Guide to the Moths of Great Britain and Ireland (2003). Pg. 144. 
  6. https://ukmoths.org.uk/species/earias-insulana/.

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Earias insulana (Boisduval, 1833) – Egyptian Bollworm. 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/356823/Earias-insulana
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