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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Abraxini > Abraxas

Abraxas spp. – Magpie Moth

Abraxas Leach, 1815 is a large, complex genus comprising more than 50 species in India. With many similar looking species, these are best separated by examining genitalia and/or molecular phlyogeny. 
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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2021. Abraxas spp. – Magpie Moth. 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/357397/Abraxas-spp.
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