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Lepidoptera > Noctuoidea > Erebidae > Lymantriinae > Orgyiini > Ilema

Ilema chloroptera (Hampson, [1893])

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Ilema virescens (Moore, 1879) 

Cadrusia virescens Moore, 1879; Descr. Indian lep. Atkinson (1): 54, pl. 3, f. 16; TL: Darjiling. Text at https://archive.org/stream/descriptionsofne00hewi#page/54/mode/1up. Plate at https://archive.org/stream/descriptionsofne00hewi#page/n328/mode/1up

Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. pg. 451, #1008

Insufficient information to reliably separate Ilema virescens and I. chloroptera

References:
  1. Hampson, G. F. [1893]. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 1. Taylor & Francis, London. Pp. xxiii + 527. Saturniidae to Hypsidae 527 p - 333 fig. pg. 450, #1007
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pl. 105/10-12.
  3. Moths of China, 1983, Iconographia Heterocerum Sinicorum Page 167, #1188 as Dasychira

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Pratap Bhanu. 2021. Ilema chloroptera (Hampson, [1893]). 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/357495/Ilema-chloroptera
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