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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Boletobiinae > Aventiini > Holocryptis

Holocryptis erubescens (Hampson, 1893)

Indian and global distribution:
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Similiar species:
Holocryptis nymphula (Rebel, 1909)
Initially incorrectly identifed as H. nymphula
, an extra-limital species, which has far less pinkish suffusion. See details below:

1. 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. 10/26. 
2. http://www.jpmoth.org/Noctuidae/Acontiinae+Eustrotiinae/Holocryptis_nymphula.html [accessed 11 September 2020]
3. Troctoptera nymphula Rebel, 1909.Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Kӧniglichen Zoologisch-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 59: 375. (Troctoptera) (holotype: female, Russia, Khabarovsk, NHM, wien).

References:
  1. Troctoptera erubescens Hampson, 1893; 20, pl. 157, f. 16; TL: Ceylon, Pundaloya. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/75389#page/111/mode/1up. Plate at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/75389#page/195/mode/1up.
  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. 10/25. 
  3. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/80_Noctuidae/11Acontiinae/4026Holocryptis_erubescens/Holocryptis%20erubescens.htm [accessed 11 September 2020]
  4. http://dearlep.tw/species.html?namecode=434438 [accessed 11 September 2020]
  5. http://www.jpmoth.org/Noctuidae/Acontiinae+Eustrotiinae/Holocryptis_erubescens.html [accessed 11 September 2020]

 

 

 




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Anonymous. 2021. Holocryptis erubescens (Hampson, 1893). 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/357149/Holocryptis-erubescens
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