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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Chabula

Chabula telphusalis Walker, [1859]

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Similar species: Chabula acamasalis
Chabula telphusalis is separated from Chabula acamasalis as the patch before the post-medial line on FW is more reniform and does not touch costa, pale patches beyond postmedial on FW & HW, near the tornus, are obsolete.
  1. OD: Chabula telphusalis Walker (1859). Pyralides, In; List Spec. Lepid. Ins. Coll. B. M., Cat. Lepid. Heterocera. Ser. 4, 19: 799-1036.
  2. Hampson, G. F. (1898) A revision of the moths of the subfamily Pyraustinae and the family Pyralidae. Part 1, Proc. zool. soc. Lond.: 590-760. 
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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Chabula

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Anonymous. 2021. Chabula telphusalis Walker, [1859]. 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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