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Peratostega deletaria (Moore, 1888)

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Arunachal Pradesh
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List of Peratostega known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Peratostega deletaria deletaria (Moore, 1888). India: Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Peratostega indistincta indistincta (Moore, 1888). India: Khasi Hills, Meghalaya.
Peratostega indistincta etawa (Swinhoe, 1900). India: Jaintia Hills, Assam.
  1. OD: Macaria deletaria Moore, 1888. Lep. Atk. Pg. 261. Pl. 8/14. 
  2. 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. 155, # 3106 as Bapta deletaria
  3. Seitz,A. (Ed). 1915. Lomographa deletaria. Macro. Lep. Vol. 4, Pg. 317, Pl. 15f. 
  4. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 7/20.
  5. Choi, S.W., An, J.S. and Sung-Soo, K., 2013. Two new records of Ennominae species (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) from Korea. Animal Systematics, Evolution and Diversity, 29(1), p.92. Fig. 1C. 
  6. Sondhi, Y. & S. Sondhi. 2016. A partial checklist of moths (Lepidoptera) of Dehradun, Mussoorie and Devalsari in Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 8(5): 8756–8776; Image 35 as Cassyma deletaria
  7. Kirti, J. S., K. Chandra, A. Saxena & N. Singh. 2019. Geometrid Moths of India. 296 pp. Nature Books of India, New Delhi. pg. 102. 
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Anonymous. 2022. Peratostega deletaria (Moore, 1888). 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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