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Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794)

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Tamil Nadu
West Bengal
All states
Similiar species:
  1. OD: Phalaena testalis Fabricius, 1794. Entomologia Systematica emendata et aucta. Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, Adjectis synonymis, Locis, observationibus, descriptionibus. 3(2):1–349. TL: India.
  3. [accessed 01 August 2020]
  4. [accessed 01 August 2020] Listed as Pyrausta testalis. 
  5. Kelemen, I. and Majláth, I., 2015. Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794) A new species in Hungary (Lepidoptera: Crambidae). Microlepidoptera. hu, 8, pp.19-22.




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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Hodebertia testalis (Fabricius, 1794). 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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