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Tridrepana albonotata (Moore, 1879)

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List of Tridrepana Swinhoe, 1895 known from India.
Tridrepana acuta Watson, 1957, India (South India); Sri Lanka.
Tridrepana adelpha Swinhoe, 1905, India (NE India, Meghalaya); Nepal.
Tridrepana albonotata albonotata (Moore, 1879) (Drepana), India (South India, Sikkim, West Bengal, Uttarakhand).
Tridrepana albonotata pervasata (Warren, 1922) (Iridrepana), India (Kerela, South India).
Tridrepana flava Moore, 1879, India (Sikkim, Meghalaya, West Bengal, NE Himalaya).
Tridrepana fulva (Hampson, 1892) (Drepana), India (Sikkim); Nepal.
Tridrepana fulvata brevis (Watson, 1957) (Tridrepana), India (Assam, Meghalaya); Myanmar.
Tridrepana postica (Moore, 1879) (Drepana), India (NE India, Meghalaya, Nagaland).
Tridrepana rubromarginata indica Watson, 1957, India (Sikkim); Bhutan; Nepal.
Tridrepana sadana (Moore, 1865) (Drepana), India (North India, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Meghalaya); Nepal.
Tridrepana septempunctata septempunctata Warren, 1896, India (Assam).
  1. OD: Drepana albonotata Moore, 1879. Descr. Indian lep. Atkinson (1): 83; TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal. Text at TL mentioned on label in NHM as Parisnath, Bihar, is in error (Watson, 1957). 
  2. 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. 340, # 734 as Drepana albonotata
  3. Watson, A., 1957. A revision of the genus Tridrepana Swinhoe. Bull. Brit. Mus.(nat. Hist.), Ent, 4, p.413.
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1998. Moths of Nepal. Part 5. TINEA. Vol. 15 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pl. 129/1.


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Bhati, D. 2022. Tridrepana albonotata (Moore, 1879). 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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