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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Margaroniini > Glyphodes

Glyphodes orbiferalis Hampson, 1896

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SImilar species Glyphodes prothymalis
Glyphodes orbiferalis
 differs from prothymalis as below 
FW being shorter and broader and less produced at apex in prothymalis, more apex more produced in orbiferalis; white hyaline post-medial patch is triangular in prothymalis and outwardly rounded and quadrate in orbiferalis; HW with white marginal band and cilia in prothymalis, HW with black marginal line and white cilia in orbiferalis

References:
  1. Glyphodes orbiferalis Hampson, 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg 360, # 5052. 
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 142/17. 

 

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Glyphodes orbiferalis Hampson, 1896. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357142/Glyphodes-orbiferalis
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