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Somatina rosacea Swinhoe, 1894

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List of Somatina Guenée, [1858] species in India and Sri Lanka.
Somatina anthophilata Guenée, [1858]. TL: Bombay, Kerala.
Somatina omicraria (Fabricius, 1798). TL: India. Sri Lanka, Kerala.
Somatina plynusaria (Walker, [1863]). Sylhet (Bangladesh), Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh, Kerala.
Somatina postlineata (Warren, 1899). India. 
Somatina purpurascens Moore, [1887]. Sri Lanka, Kerala. 
Somatina rosacea rosacea Swinhoe, 1894. Khasi Hills, Meghalaya,Kerala.
  1. Somatina rosacea Swinhoe, 1894. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1:182. TL: Cherrupunji, Meghalaya. Text at
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1895. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.3. Taylor & Francis, London. Noctuidae (cont.) to Geometridae 546 p - 226 figs. Pg. 465, # 3985 
  3. Sondhi, Y., S. Sondhi, S. R. Pathour, & K. Kunte. 2018. Moth diversity (Lepidoptera: Heterocera) of Shendurney and Ponmudi in Agastyamalai Biosphere Reserve, Kerala, India, with notes on new records. Tropical Lepidoptera Research, 28(2). Image 199. 
  4. Valappil, B. 2020. A Preliminary Checklist of the Moths of Kerala. Malabar Trogon. Newsletter of Malabar Natural History Society. Vol. 18-1. Image 663

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Anonymous. 2021. Somatina rosacea Swinhoe, 1894. 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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