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Aplochlora dentisignata (Moore, [1868])

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
List of Aplochlora known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Aplochlora virdis Warren, 1893. India: Sikkim.
Aplochlora vivilaca (Walker, 1861). Sri Lanka; India: Sikkim, Mumbai, Khandala, Maharashtra.
  1. OD: Geometra dentisignata Moore, [1868]. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1867. Pg. 636.
  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 158,# 3114, Fig. 88 as Caberodes dentisignata.
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Plate 12/10.
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Anonymous. 2022. Aplochlora dentisignata (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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