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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Polythlipta

Polythlipta cerealis Lederer, 1863

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Similiar species:
Indian species of Polythlipta Lederer, 1863
Polythlipta distorta Moore 1,888
Polythlipta divaricata Moore, 1885
Polythlipta euroalis (Swinhoe, 1889)
Polythlipta inconspicua (Moore 1,888)
Polythlipta peragrata (Moore 1,888)
Polythlipta vagalis Walker, 1866
Polythlipta cerealis Lederer, 1863
Polythlipta liquidalis Leech, 1889
Polythlipta macralis Lederer, 1863
References:
  1. Polythlipta cerealis Lederer, 1863. Wien. Ent. Mon., 1863: 477. 
  2. Irungbam, J.S., M.S. Chib & K. Wangdi, 2016. Taxonomic review of the superfamily Pyraloidea in Bhutan (Lepidoptera). Journal of Asia-Pacific Biodiversity 9 (3): 355-382G. Fig 11 A
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Plate 126/15.
  4. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/124871-Polythlipta-cerealis
  5. http://www.jpmoth.org/~dmoth/Digital_Moths_of_Asia/50_PYRALOIDEA/Crambidae/63.9_Pyraustinae/Polythlipta/Polythlipta%20cerealis/Polythlipta%20cerealis.htm [accessed 26 August 2020]
  6. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg. 365, # 5062.

 

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Polythlipta cerealis Lederer, 1863. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357315/Polythlipta-cerealis
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