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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Notodontidae > Phalerinae > Phalera

Phalera combusta (Walker, 1855)

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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Tamil Nadu
All states
Similiar species:
Phalera Hübner, 1819 species known from India and Nepal. 
Phalera birmicola Bryk, 1949 
Phalera combusta (Walker, 1855) 
Phalera goniophora Hampson, 1910 
Phalera grotei Moore, 1860 
Phalera javana javana Moore, 1859 
Phalera parivala Moore, 1860 
Phalera procera (Felder & Felder, 1874) 
Phalera raya Moore, 1860 
Phalera sangana Moore, 1860 
Phalera torpida torpida Walker, 1865
  1. OD: Anticyra combusta Walker, 1855. List of specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, 5: 1092.
  2. Schintlmeister, A. & A. Pinratana. 2006. Moths of Thailand, Volume 5: Notodontidae. pg 225, plate 35. 
  3. [accessed 16 June 2020]
  4. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. Pg. 145 #251 as Anticyra combusta.

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Anonymous. 2021. Phalera combusta (Walker, 1855) . 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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