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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Notodontidae > Spataliinae > Baradesa

Baradesa omissa Rothschild, 1917

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Baradesa Moore, 1883 species known from India. 
Baradesa omissa Rothschild, 1917. TL: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya. 
Baradesa lithosioides Moore, 1883. TL: Darjeeling, West Bengal. 
Baradesa ultima Sugi, 1992. TL: Nepal.  

B. omissa has last two abdominal segments black in male, B. lithosoides has last three abdominal segments black in male. Baradesa lithosioides has an undulating black border on HW. In B. omissa, the black border is smooth. In B. ultima, the HW has an acute apex and adults are smaller in B. ultima.

  1. Baradesa omissa Rothschild, 1917. Novit. Zool. 24: 258, pl. 6, f. 8; TL: Khasi Hills. Text at Plate at
  2. Schintlmeister, A. & A. Pinratana. 2007. Moths of Thailand Vol. 5. Notodontidae. Brothers of St. Gabriel in Thailand, Bangkok. 320 pp + 45 pls. Pg. 46, Pl. 6/25, 
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Anonymous. 2022. Baradesa omissa Rothschild, 1917. 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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