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Tridrepana adelpha Swinhoe, 1905

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Similar species: Tridrepana finita from China which has smaller greyish-brown medial spots, and less falcate. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Tridrepana adelpha Swinhoe, 1905. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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