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Mesoleuca costipannaria (Moore, [1868])

Range extension to Uttarakhand. Previously known only from its type locality in "Bengal". 
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
West Bengal
All states
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  1. OD: Eupithecia costipannaria Moore, 1867. Proceedings of Zoological Society London,1867: 654. TL: Bengal. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 371, # 3699. Listed as Eupithecia costipannaria
  3. Seitz, A (Ed.). 1920. The Indo-Australian Geometridae. The Macrolepidoptera of the World, Vol. 12. 356 pp. Pl. 41.Pg. 272, Pl. 27d.
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Anonymous. 2022. Mesoleuca costipannaria (Moore, [1868]). 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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