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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Arctiinae > Lithosiini > Lithosiini incertae sedis > Macrobrochis

Macrobrochis splendens (Butler, 1877)

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List of Macrobrochis Herrich-Schäffer, [1855] known from India.
Macrobrochis albifascia (Fang, 1982), India (Uttarakhand, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim).
Macrobrochis gigas (Walker, 1854), India (Meghalaya, Sikkim, Assam, Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Uttarakhand).
Macrobrochis pallens Hampson, 1894, India (NW Himalayas).
Macrobrochis prasena (Moore, 1859), India (NW Himalayas, Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Assam, Manipur, Uttarakhand).
Macrobrochis tibetensis (Fang, 1990), India (Arunachal Pradesh).
  1. OD: Crambomorpha splendens Butler, 1877. Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1877: 357; TL: Bombay. Text at
  2. Paraona splendens Moore, 1878. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878: 8, pl. 1, f. 1. Text at Plate at
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs.Pg. 71, # 1323 as Paraona splendens.

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Anonymous. 2022. Macrobrochis splendens (Butler, 1877). 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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