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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Nudariina > Fossia

Fossia punicea (Moore, 1878)

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List of Fossia Volynkin, Ivanova & Huang, 2019 known from India.
Fossia punicea punicea (Moore, 1878), India (West Bengal, Assam, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram).
Fossia punicea rothschildi (Draudt, 1914), India (NE India (Meghalaya)).
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  2. Miltochrista punicea; Hampson, 1900, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 481, pl. 32, f. 9; [NHM card]. Text at [accessed 20 December 2019] Plate at [accessed 20 December 2019]
  3. Cerny, K. & A. Pinratana. 2009. Moths of Thailand, Vol. 6, Arctiidae. 283 pp. Pl. 15/137b. 
  4. Kirti, J.S. & N. Singh. 2016. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 2, pp 1-214. Nature Books of India, New Delhi.  Pg. 74. 
  5. Bayarsaikhan, U. , D. Lee & Y. Bae.  2018. A review of Barsine Walker, 1854 (Lepidoptera: Erebidae, Arctiinae) in Cambodia with a new record. Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity. 11. 377-385. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Fossia punicea (Moore, 1878). 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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