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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Caberini > Astygisa

Astygisa hollowayi Stüning & Walia, 2009

Indian and global distribution:
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Five species of Astygisa Warren, 1894 are known from India. 
Astygisa vexillaria Guenée, ([1858])
Astygisa albopunctata (Swinhoe, 1891)
Astygisa orbapicalis (Herbulot, 1993)
Astygisa hollowayi Stüning & Walia, 2009
Astygisa indiana Orhant, 2014

References:
  1. OD: Stüning, D. & V.K. Walia, 2009: The genus Astygisa Walker, 1864 in India, with description of a new species from Western Himalaya (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Ennominae). Tinea 21(1): 9–22. 
Note: Records from Chhatisgarh by Gulshan Kumar extend the range of this species into peninsular India. Species identity affirmed by Stüning (pers. comm. Sanjay Sondhi on 26 July 2021), though genitalia dissection is suggested for validating species identity. 

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Anonymous. 2021. Astygisa hollowayi Stüning & Walia, 2009. 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/357322/Astygisa-hollowayi
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