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Ophthalmitis kalakadaria Sato, 2014

Described from Tamil Nadu by Sato (2014). These records from Goa and Maharashtra are the first records from Western India and extend the known range of the species.
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Similiar species:
Ophthalmitis Fletcher, 1979 species known from India. 
Ophthalmitis caritaria (Walker, 1860). Sri Lanka. 
Ophthalmitis lectularia Swinhoe,1891 

Ophthalmitis diurnaria Guenee,1858 

Ophthalmitis cordularia (Swinhoe, 1893). India; Nepal.  
Ophthalmitis herbidaria (Guenée, 1857). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Ophthalmitis irrorataria (Bremer & Grey, 1853). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Ophthalmitis pertusaria (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875). TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal. India; Nepal. 
Ophthalmitis striatifera Hampson,1902 

Ophthalmitis sinensium (Oberthür, 1913). India. 
Ophthalmitis xanthypochlora (Wehrli, 1924). India: Arunachal Pradesh. 
Ophthalmitis kalakadaria Sato, 2014. S. & W. India. 
  1. Ophthalmitis kalakadaria Sato, R. 2014. Six new species of the genus Ophthalmitis (Geometridae, Ennominae) from Southeast Asia and South India, with taxonomic notes on the related species. Tinea 22(5): 318-330. Fig. 33-34

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Anonymous. 2022. Ophthalmitis kalakadaria Sato, 2014. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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