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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Lithosiina > Churinga

Churinga metaxantha (Hampson, 1895)

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Churinga thailandica Kishida, 1998
Has a broader HW margin and shape near tornus. Extralimital. 
References:
  1. OD: Macrobrochis metaxantha. Hampson, 1895. Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. Pg. 292. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/183290#page/328/mode/1up
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 79/17. 
  3. Kishida, Y., 1998: A new species of the genus Churinga (Lepidoptera, Arctiidae, Lithosiinae) from Thailand. Transactions of the Lepidopterological Society of Japan 49(4): 242–244. 
  4. Kirti, J.S. & N. Singh. 2015. Arctiid Moths of India. Vol. 1, pp 1-205. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. Pg. 171-172. 

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Churinga metaxantha (Hampson, 1895). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.63. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357003/Churinga-metaxantha
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