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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Nolidae > Chloephorinae > Careini > Aiteta

Aiteta rufoflava (Walker, [1857])

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List of Aiteta Walker, 1856 species known from India. 
Aiteta apriformis (Walker, 1857) (Capotena). India (Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh); Sri Lanka.
Aiteta brooksi Holloway, 1976. India (Andamans); Myanmar.
Aiteta damnipennis (Walker, 1865) (Phanaca). India (Kerala); Sri Lanka.
Aiteta musculina Walker, 1856. India (Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim, Kerala, Uttarakhand,
Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu); Sri Lanka; Nepal; Myanmar
Aiteta rufoflava (Walker, [1857] 1856) (Xanthia). India (Bihar, Sikkim, Uttarakhand, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Jharkhand).
Aiteta rufula Warren, 1912. India (Meghalaya).
Aiteta trigoniphora (Hampson, 1898) (Capotena). India (Meghalaya).
References:
  1. OD : Xanthia rufoflava Walker, 1856 [1857]. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln. Br. Mus., part X, Pg. 467. Text at https://archive.org/stream/listofspecimenso1012brit#page/467/mode/1up
  2. 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. 420, # 2326. Listed as Pseudelydna rufoflava.
  3. Sivasankaran, K. , S. Ignacimuthu , M. Gabriel Paulraj and S. Prabakaran 2012. A checklist of Noctuidae (Insecta : Lepidoptera : Noctuoidea) of India. Rec. zool. Surv. India : 111(Part–3) : 79-101.
  4. Gurule, S & S. M. Nikam. 2013. The moths (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of northern Maharashtra: a preliminary checklist. Journal of Thratened Taxa. 5(12): 4693–4713; http://dx.doi.org/10.11609/JoTT.o2555.4693-713. Image 212; 213. 
  5. 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. 28/13-16.
  6. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-18/careini/careini_1.php [accessed 20 April 2020]
  7. https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/5463171

Aiteta diurna is its junior synonym. 


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Anonymous. 2022. Aiteta rufoflava (Walker, [1857]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357087/Aiteta-rufoflava
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