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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Nudariina > Ovipennis

Ovipennis anomala (Elwes, 1890)

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Similiar species:
Ovipennis fansipana (Volynkin & Černý, 2017) which is best separated from Ovipennis anomala by genitalia. Ovipennis fansipana is extralimital and is known from Vietnam. 
References:
  1. Lithosia? anomala Elwes, 1890, Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1890: 388, pl. 32, fig. 14 (Type locality: "Rangyroon near Darjeeling, at about 5000 feet; ... Bhutan ... from Naga Hills"). 
  2. Volynkin, A.V. and Černý, K. 2017. Revision of the Barsine cardinalis-anomala 'species-complex' (Lepidoptera, Erebidae, Arctiinae). Zootaxa, 4358(3), pp.441-461.
  3. Volynkin, A.V., Huang, S.Y. & 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.

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Anonymous. 2021. Ovipennis anomala (Elwes, 1890). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357004/Ovipennis-anomala
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