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Xylophylla punctifascia (Leech, 1900)

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  1. Phyllodes punctifascia Leech, 1900. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1900: 576 (Syntypes: China, Sichuan, Omei-Shan, Chia-kou-ho, NHM (BMNH), London). Text at
  2. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pl. 7/11. 
  3. Vaidya, A. 2019. First report of the moth Xylophylla punctifascia (Leech, 1900) (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Erebidae) from India. Bionotes, Vol. 21 (3): 76-77.


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Anonymous. 2022. Xylophylla punctifascia (Leech, 1900). 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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