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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Noctuinae > Leucaniini > Leucania

Leucania yu Guenée, 1852

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Arunachal Pradesh
Tamil Nadu
West Bengal
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  1. OD: Leucania yu Guenée, 1852. Hist. nat. Insectes, Spec. gen. Lepid., 5: 78.
  2. Leucania exempta Walker, 1857. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 11: 710; TL: Ceylon
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1993. Moths of Nepal. Part 2. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 3). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 62/6.
  4. Barlow, H.S. 1982. An introduction to the moths of S.E. Asia. Malayan Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur. Pp. 305, pl. 28/4. Listed as Mythimna yu. 
  5. Singh, N. & Ranjan, R. 2016. Additions to the moth fauna of Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary, Jharkhand (India). Records of the Zoological Survey of India, 116(4), pp.323-336. Plate 2 as Mythimna yu
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Anonymous. 2022. Leucania yu Guenée, 1852. 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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