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Lepidoptera > Gelechioidea > Depressariidae > Ethmiinae > Ethmia

Ethmia lineatonotella (Moore, [1868])

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
Adult moth observations that have been databased:
Arunachal Pradesh
All states
Similiar species:

Ethmia trifida is also found in India and has three striae on the forewing. Ethmia lineatonotella has four striae. 


  1. Hyponomeuta lineatonotella Moore, [1868]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1867669TL: West Bengal, Darjeeling. Text at
  3. Irungbam, J.S. and Irungbam, M.J., 2019. First record of the micromoth Ethmia lineatonotella (Moore, 1867)(Lepidoptera: Depressariidae: Ethmiinae) from Bhutan. Journal of Threatened Taxa11(14), pp.14899-14901.
  5. Kun, A., 2004. A Review of the Ethmia lineatonotella species group, with description of two new species (Lepidoptera, Ethmiidae). Acta Zoologica Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae50(4), pp.337-351.

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Anonymous. 2021. Ethmia lineatonotella (Moore, [1868]). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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