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Krananda latimarginaria Leech, 1891

Known distribution of this species is China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Malaysia (iNaturalist). This record from India, if confirmed, represents a significant range extension. A confirmation of the record by examining genitalia and/or molecular phylogeny is desirable. 
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
List of Krananda known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Krananda diversa Warren, 1894. India: Sikkim.
Krananda oliveomarginata Swinhoe, 1894. India: Khasi Hills, Cherrapunji, Meghalaya.
Krananda semihyalina Moore, 1868. India: Bengal.
  1. Krananda latimarginaria Leech, 1891. Entomologist 24 (Suppl.). Pg 56. Text at TL: Japan
  2. Seitz, A (Ed). 1915. Macro. Lep. Vol. 4, Pg. 349, Plate 19 b, c as Trigonoptila latimarginaria
  3. Inoue, H., S. Sugi, H. Kuroko, S. Moriuti & A. Kawabe. 1982. Moths of Japan. Vol. 2 Tokyo: Kodansha.. Pl. 85/37-39 as Trigonoptila latimarginaria.
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Anonymous. 2022. Krananda latimarginaria Leech, 1891. 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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