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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Notodontidae > Thaumetopoeinae > Gazalina

Gazalina apsara (Moore, 1859)

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List of Gazalina Walker, 1865 known from India.
Gazalina apsara (Moore, 1859), India (Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Sikkim).
Gazalina chrysolopha (Kollar, 1844), India (Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Sikkim); Myanmar.
Gazalina intermixtaSwinhoe, 1900, India (Assam, Meghalaya).
  1. OD: Dasychira apsara Moore, 1859. In: Horsfield & Moore, Cat. Lep. Ins. Mus. Nat. East India House 2: 341; TL: N.India. Text at
  2. Gazalina venosata Walker, 1865. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 32: 398; TL: Sikkim. Text at [accessed 16 January 2020]
  3. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. Pg 468, # 1048. 
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 64/14-15. 
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Anonymous. 2022. Gazalina apsara (Moore, 1859). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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