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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Pyralidae > Pyralinae > Pyralini > Pyralis

Pyralis pictalis (Curtis, 1834) – Painted Meal Moth; Poplar Pyralis

Indian and global distribution:
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Adult moth observations that have been databased:
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Karnataka
Maharashtra
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
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References:
  1. OD: Asopia pictalis Curtis, 1834): British Entomology (Volume VI: Lepidoptera II, plate 503): 1-2. Pl 503 .
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol.4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg 150, #4523. 
  3. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=279376
  4. http://www.jpmoth.org/Pyralidae/Pyralinae/Pyralis_pictalis.html [accessed 03 January 2021]
  5. http://www.lepiforum.de/lepiwiki.pl?Pyralis_Pictalis [accessed 03 January 2021]
  6. https://www.africanmoths.com/pages/PYRALIDAE/PYRALIINAE/Pyralis%20pictalis.html

 


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Anonymous. 2021. Pyralis pictalis (Curtis, 1834) – Painted Meal Moth; Poplar Pyralis. 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/357506/Pyralis-pictalis
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