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Xenochroa costiplaga (Swinhoe, 1893)

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List of Xenochroa Felder, 1874 species known from India.
Xenochroa careoides (Warren, 1912) (Aiteta). India (Andaman and Nicobar Island).
Xenochroa chlorostigma (Hampson, 1893) (Dabarita). India (Sikkim, Kerala, Manipur, Meghalaya); Sri Lanka.
Xenochroa costiplaga (Swinhoe, 1893) (Carea). India (Assam, Andaman and Nicobar Island).
Xenochroa diagona (Hampson, 1912) (Carea). India (N.E. Himalaya); Bhutan.
Xenochroa dohora Kobes, 1997. India (Assam).
Xenochroa purpurea (Hampson, 1891). (Carea). India (Sikkim, Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Meghalaya, S. India, N.E. Himalaya); Sri Lanka; Bhutan.
Xenochroa trilineata (Warren, 1912). (Carea). India (N.E. Himalaya, Meghalaya); Myanmar.
Xenochroa xanthia (Hampson, 1902). (Carea). India (Sikkim, West Bengal, N.E. Himalaya).Carea nebulifera Warren, 1912
  1. OD: Carea costiplaga Swinhoe, 1893. Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6), 12: 262. 
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1894. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 2. Taylor & Francis, London. Arctiidae, Agrostidae, Noctuidae 609 p - 325 figs. Pg. 424, # 2338 as Carea costiplaga
  3. Kononenko, V. S. & A. Pinratana. 2013. Moths of Thailand, Volume 3: Noctuoidea Part 2: Addendum to Vol. 3, Part 1, Families Erebidae, Nolidae, Euteliidae, Noctuidae and Checklist. Pg. 210, pl. 29/17-18. 


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Anonymous. 2022. Xenochroa costiplaga (Swinhoe, 1893). 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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