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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Nudariina > Ammatho

Ammatho mesortha (Hampson, 1898)

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List of Ammatho Walker, 1855 known from India.
Ammatho cuneonotatus Walker, 1854, India (Sikkim, Nagaland, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Assam, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala); Sri Lanka.
Ammatho cuneorotatus N. Singh & Kirti, 2016, India (Assam).
  1. OD:Miltochrista mesortha Hampson, 1898.  J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 11(3): 440.
  2. Hampson, 1900, Cat. Lep. Phalaenae Br. Mus. 2: 485, pl. 32, fig 31.
  3. Kirti, J.S. & N. Singh. 2016. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 2, pp 1-214. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. Pg. 76. 
  4. Joshi, R., Singh, N. and Volynkin, A.V., 2018. New data on the genus Barsine Walker, 1854 from India, with description of a new species (Lepidoptera: Erebidae: Arctiinae: Lithosiini). Zootaxa, 4425(3), pp.456-470.
  5. Volynkin, A.V., Huang, S.Y. and Ivanova, M.S., 2019. An overview of genera and subgenera of the Asura/Miltochrista generic complex (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae). Part 1. Barsine Walker, 1854 sensu lato, Asura Walker, 1854 and related genera, with descriptions of twenty new genera, ten new subgenera and a check list of taxa of the Asura/Miltochrista generic complex. Ecologica Montenegrina, 26, pp.14-92. Pg. 70. 

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Anonymous. 2022. Ammatho mesortha (Hampson, 1898). 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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