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Sciorista euryphaea (Meyrick, [1932])

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  1. Botys signatalis Walker, [1866]. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum, 34:1444. TL: Java, Indonesia. Text at
  2. 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. 438, # 5252 as Pyrausta signatalis
  3. Uniyal, V.P., Bhardwaj, M. and Sanyal, A.K., 2013. An Assessment of Entomofauna for Management and Conservation of Biodiversity in the Gangotri Landscape. Annual Progress Report, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun, 237pp. Pl. 16. Listed as Goniorhynchus signatalis (Walker, [1866]). 
  4. as Ategumia euryphaea Meyrick, [1932].

Botys signatalis is a junior secondary homonym of Rhodaria signatalis Walker, [1866] 1865: 1128. 

The holotype of Botys euryphaea Meyrick, 1932, 318 [n.n.f. Botys signatalis Walker, [1866] 1865: 1444] is from the East Indies [Java]. Based on notes from

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Anonymous. 2022. Sciorista euryphaea (Meyrick, [1932]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.21. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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