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Saturnia cachara Moore, 1872

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  1. OD: Dictyoploca cachara Moore, 1872. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. Pg. 578. 
  2. D’ Abrera, B., 1998. Saturniidae Mundi. Saturniid Moths of the World. Part III: 171 pp. Goecke & Evers, Keltern, and Hill House, Melbourne & LondonPg. 34, 35. 
  3. Hampson, G. F. 1892. 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. 24, # 23.
  4. Pinratana, A. & R.E. Lampe. 1990. Moths of Thailand, Volume 1: Saturniidae. Pl. 37.
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  7. Naumann, S., Löffler, S. and Nässig, W.A., 2012. Revisional notes on the species-group of Saturnia cachara, with description of a new subgenus and a new species (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae). Nach. Ent. Ver. Apollo33, pp.107-128.

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Anonymous. 2021. Saturnia cachara Moore, 1872. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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