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Lepidoptera > Geometroidea > Geometridae > Ennominae > Hypochrosini > Polyscia

Polyscia argentilinea Moore, [1868])

Two subspecies
Polyscia argentilinea eugraphes (Prout, 1923)

Polyscia argentilinea argentilinea (Moore, [1868])

Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:
Polyscia ochrilinea Warren, 1896 from Khasi Hills.
Heteromiza ochrilinea Warren 1896. JBNHS, Vol. 11, 1897-98. P. 719. 
Polyscia ochrilinea Warren, 1896. Nov. Zool. III., P. 148. Text at
  1. OD: Pseudomiza argentilinea eugraphes Prout, 1923. On new species and forms of Geometridae. The Annals and magazine of natural history; zoology, botany, and geology. (9), xi, 320. P. 303-322. TL: Htawgaw, Myanmar. Text at
  2. Drepanodes argentilinea Moore, 1867. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 3: 617. TL: Bengal. 
  3. 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. 237, # 3331 as Heteromiza argentilinea. 
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 2000. Moths of Nepal. Part 6. TINEA. Vol. 16 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.Pg. 106. 
  5. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1998. Moths of Nepal. Part 5. TINEA. Vol. 15 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 130/1 as Pseudomiza argentilinea






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Anonymous. 2022. Polyscia argentilinea Moore, [1868]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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