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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Sterrhinae > Sterrhini > Idaea

Idaea violacea (Hampson, 1891)

Indian and global distribution:
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Sixty two known species of Idaea from India (Kirti et al. 2019). 
References:
  1. Andragrupos violacea Hampson, 1891, Illust. typical Specimens Lep. Het. Colln. Br. Mus.,8:119. T. 152, fig. 15, 16. TL: Nilgiris. 
  2. http://www.mothsofborneo.com/part-10/sterrhini/sterrhini_1_16.php [accessed 26 May 2020]
  3. www.inaturalist.org/observations/37889040
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1994. Moths of Nepal. Part 3. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 67/22. 
  5. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 438, # 3899. As Acidalia violacea

 

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Idaea violacea (Hampson, 1891). 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/357178/Idaea-violacea
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