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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Hypeninae > Hypena

Hypena laceratalis Walker, [1859] – Lantana Defoliator Moth

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Chhattisgarh
Delhi
Gujarat
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Maharashtra
Meghalaya
Tamil Nadu
Uttarakhand
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Similiar species:
References:
  1. OD: Hypena laceratalis Walker, [1859]; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 16: 60; TL: Hindostan; Ceylon at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso1618brit#page/60/mode/1up
  2. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/202242-Hypena-laceratalis
  3. http://www.africanmoths.com/pages/EREBIDAE/HYPENIINAE/Hypena%20laceratalis.html [accessed 13 October 2019]
  4. http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/hypn/laceratalis.html [accessed 13 October 2019]
  5. http://www.nbair.res.in/insectpests/Hypena-laceratalis.php [accessed 13 October 2019]
  6. Moore, F. 1884-7. The Lepidoptera of Ceylon, Vol 3. Pg. 224, Pl. 176/5. & 5a. 
  7. Kendrick, R. 2002. Moths (insecta : lepidoptera) of Hong Kong. Plate 33/22.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Singh, R. 2021. Hypena laceratalis Walker, [1859] – Lantana Defoliator Moth. 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/356877/Hypena-laceratalis
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