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Tiracola plagiata (Walker 1857)

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:

Tiracola aureata Holloway, 1989.

Best separated from Tiracola aureata by genitalia.

  1. Agrotis plagiata Walker, 1857, List Specimens lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus., 11: 740. Text at
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  5. Sondhi, Y., S. Sondhi, S. R. Pathour, & K. Kunte. 2018. Moth diversity (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of Shendurney and Ponmudi in Agastyamalai Biosphere Reserve, Kerala, India, with notes on new records. Tropical Lepidoptera Research28(2). Image 217.


Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Noctuidae > Noctuinae > Leucaniini > Tiracola

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Anonymous. 2021. Tiracola plagiata (Walker 1857). 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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